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Deforestation in Brazilian Amazon surges to 12

作者:admin 2020-12-02

Deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon surged again over the past year, hitting a 12-year high, according to official figures released Monday that drew a chorus of condemnation of President Jair Bolsonaro's government. According to data relea 阅读全文

Brazil police arrest supervisor in deadly Carrefour beating

作者:admin 2020-11-26

Brazilian police on Tuesday arrested the supervisor of a Carrefour supermarket in Porto Alegre where security guards beat a black man to death, and accused her of collaborating with the killers. Protesters demonstrate on Sunday at Carrefour 阅读全文

‘Me dan ganas de llorar’: la cancelación del carnaval conmociona a Río de Janeiro

作者:admin 2020-10-03

Wagner Gonçalves, director artístico de Estácio de Sá, uno de los grupos de samba más antiguos, frente a una carroza del último carnaval. Aún no se sabe cuándo se realizará el próximo desfile.Credit...Dado Galdieri para The New York TimesPor Manuela 阅读全文

The Carnival Parade Is Canceled, and Rio Is Reeling

作者:admin 2020-10-02

Wagner Gonçalves, the artistic director of Estácio de Sá, one of the oldest samba groups, in front of a float from last carnival. It’s unclear when the next parade will be held.Credit...Dado Galdieri for The New York TimesBy Manuela Andreoni and Erne 阅读全文

Brazil slum ballet school taps resilience to survive pandemic

作者:admin 2020-09-16

Against a backdrop of jumbled shacks seemingly piled atop each other, the dancers run in place with studied movements, then collapse to the floor in steady succession.This is a rehearsal at the Ballet of Paraisopolis, a school in one of the b 阅读全文

Protecting Brazil’s Uncontacted Tribes for 30 Years, Then Killed by an Arrow

作者:admin 2020-09-13

Rieli Franciscato, an expert on isolated tribes, was struck in the chest with an arrow and killed on Wednesday.Credit...ReutersBy Lis Moriconi and Ernesto LondoñoSept. 11, 2020RIO DE JANEIRO — Sightings of the isolated tribes that Rieli Franciscato d 阅读全文

Brazil Pantanal Scorched by Fires

作者:admin 2020-09-06

ImageA volunteer firefighter working to put out fires in the Pantanal in late August.Credit...Maria Magdalena Arrellaga for The New York TimesImageAreas burned by fires in the Pantanal, in the state of Mato Grosso, as seen in August.Credit...Maria Ma 阅读全文

Aldir Blanc, Lyricist Who Pushed Samba’s Boundaries, Dies at 73

作者:admin 2020-09-02

Aldir Blanc was a prominent Brazilian lyricist and an opponent of the country’s junta. His songs reflected the hardscrabble lives of the working-class neighborhoods where he lived.Credit...via Mendes familyBy Stephen KurczyAug. 31, 2020This obituary 阅读全文

Brazil’s Jair Bolsonaro Threatened by Graft Investigation

作者:admin 2020-08-30

President Jair Bolsonaro of Brazil and his wife, Michelle. Between 2015 and 2019, a family confidant and former aide funneled funds to Ms. Bolsonaro and Mr. Bolsonaro’s son, Flávio, in transactions they can’t explain.Credit...Adriano Machado/ReutersB 阅读全文

Brasil es el laboratorio ideal para buscar la vacuna contra el coronavirus

作者:admin 2020-08-19

Denise Abranches, una cirujana dental que trabaja en la unidad de cuidados intensivos que trata a pacientes de COVID-19 en un gran hospital en São Paulo, fue una de las primeras voluntarias para una prueba de la vacuna.Credit...Victor Moriyama para T 阅读全文