A Travel Guide To The Best Bites In Brazil
The Ultimate Travel Guide To The Best Bites In Brazil
By The Latin Kitchen | 01/29/2016 - 10:16

In the beautiful, expansive country of Brazil, you'll be sure to stumble across a wide variety of cultures and experiences. Of course, the country and its people also enjoy a lot of different cuisines.


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Zika Virus Travel Restrictions Facts
What You Need To Know About Zika Virus
By Latina Staff | 01/21/2016 - 15:59

On Friday, The Centers For Disease Control And Prevention (CDC) issued a travel alert advising pregnant women to postpone visits to Central


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10 Photos Illustrate What it's Like to be a Black Woman in Brazil
10 Photos Illustrate What it's Like to be a Black Woman in Brazil
By Raquel Reichard | 01/07/2016 - 11:48

Despite Brazil’s reputation as a “racial democracy,” anti-blackness thrives in the South American country, just as it does across t


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Brazilian Judge Blocks WhatsApp For Refusing To Hand Over User Data
Brazilian Judge Blocks WhatsApp For Refusing To Hand Over User Data
By Cindy Casares | 12/23/2015 - 11:46

Last week, a criminal court in Sao Paulo shut down Facebook's messaging service


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Brazilian Teacher Saves Students Mudslide
This Incredible Teacher Saved 58 Children From a Mudslide in Brazil
By Cristina Arreola | 11/17/2015 - 10:55

Amidst the turmoil and destruction caused by the mudslide in Minas Gerais, Brazil, a ray of hope shines through in the story of Eliene Almeida, a 31-year-old teacher who saved 58 students from t


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This 11-Year-Old Rapper is Empowering Afro-Latinas in Brazil
This 11-Year-Old Rapper is Empowering Afro-Latinas in Brazil
By Raquel Reichard | 11/12/2015 - 15:17

At just 11 years old, MC Soffia is challenging racism and sexism through rap.


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Watch: How Brazilian Beauty Looks Have Transformed Over 100 Years
WATCH: This is What 100 Years of Brazilian Beauty Looks Like
By Chantel Morel | 11/03/2015 - 14:45

Want to see how Brazilian beauty has transformed over the last century?


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WATCH: Video Highlights Domestic Violence in Brazil
Documentary Spotlights Women Fighting to End Domestic Violence in Brazil
By Raquel Reichard | 10/29/2015 - 17:04

Every 15 seconds, a woman in Brazil is assaulted by her husband. Two hours later, one of those women will be killed.

With an estimated 700 thousand women living in abusive relationships and 13 million Brazilian victims of domestic violence, the South American country has one of the highest femicide rates in the world.

 


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This Brazilian Beauty Pageant is Celebrating Indigenous Women
This Brazilian Beauty Pageant is Celebrating Indigenous Women
By Raquel Reichard | 10/29/2015 - 12:09

More than 60 mulheres participated in the "parade of indigenous beauty" in Brazil this week.


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Brazil’s ‘Love Motels’ Offer Helicopter Rides, Private DJs & Privacy
Brazil’s 'Love Motels' Offer Helicopter Rides, Private DJs & Privacy
By Cindy Casares | 10/15/2015 - 15:31

This week, the New York Times rep


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