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Will Camu Camu Be The Next Amazonian 'It' Fruit?

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Camu camu will soon dethrone açai — an Amazonian berry that's made its mark in the crowded health food market. Or so its promoters are claiming. We asked NPR's Brazil bureau to investigate.

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Can A Female Politician Be Insulted Without It Being Sexist?

Friday, June 13, 2014

Debate is raging online about whether profane chants directed at President Dilma Rousseff during Brazil's World Cup match against Croatia were sexist.

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How Bad Is Brazil's Crime? Watch This Mugging On Live TV

Thursday, April 10, 2014

A television network was conducting a live interview with a woman about Rio's rampant street crime when a robber brazenly ripped a gold chain from the woman's neck.

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Sao Paulo Residents Again Fill The Streets, This Time To Celebrate

Thursday, March 06, 2014

Brazil faced major protests last year, an ominous sign for a country preparing to host the World Cup and the Olympics. The streets of Sao Paulo are once again packed, but this time it's to party.

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In Sao Paulo, Organic Markets Are Beginning To Take Off

Sunday, January 05, 2014

In the biggest city in Latin America, the pickings are pretty slim for local, organic food: The city has just 20 organic farmers' markets. But many Brazilian farmers rely heavily on pesticides, and health-conscious consumers are starting to seek alternatives.

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Brazil Looks To Build A 10,000-Mile Virtual Fence

Thursday, May 16, 2013

Brazil's economic growth has brought about more illegal immigration and drug trafficking, so the country is hoping to make its borders more secure. But the experience in the U.S. shows that it can be a difficult undertaking.

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