The samba school parades to be held in Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo (southeastern Brazil) at the end of February will be postponed to April due to the current state of the covid-19 pandemic, the mayors of the two cities announced on Friday.Full Story
"We will promote the transition from a male-dominated society to a democratic system that defends women, from two centuries of violence to an era of peace," Senator Petro stated.Full Story
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Considered one of the country’s most influential and respected writers, his name is related to some of the most renowned intellectuals from Latin America, such as Chilean poet Pablo Neruda, who was a close friend.
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While the Health Ministry has been distributing pediatric vaccines, the far-right President Bolsonaro refused to make vaccination mandatory in schools.
His closest rival will be the current President Jair Bolsonaro, with a 23-percent margin difference. Former judge Sergio Moro came in third place with 12 percent of the votes.
The bad weather in this Brazilian state has caused the overflow of rivers, the suspension of mining activities, and effects on land transportation systems.
Nevertheless, the parades of the samba schools might be held at the Anhembi sambadrome during the last week of February.
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