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Brazil Cracks Down on Child Prostitution for 2014 FIFA World Cup

Brazil Cracks Down on Child Prostitution for 2014 FIFA World Cup

Thursday, April 3rd, 2014

Brazil, the host country of the 2014 FIFA World Cup, is making preparations for the big event which starts in June.
In addition to renovating and building new infrastructure such as stadiums and advanced telecommunication systems,  the country is also…

“I Don’t Deserve to be Raped!” – Brazilian Women Protest Survey with Photo Campaign

“I Don’t Deserve to be Raped!” – Brazilian Women Protest Survey with Photo Campaign

Tuesday, April 1st, 2014

Brazilian women are protesting against the notion that that they deserve to be raped for wearing revealing clothes.
Spearheaded by Nana Quieroz,… a female journalist, the protest was launched in response to a controversial survey in which a majority of

Do Women in Revealing Clothes Deserve Rape? Surveyed Brazilians Say “Yes”

Do Women in Revealing Clothes Deserve Rape? Surveyed Brazilians Say “Yes”

Saturday, March 29th, 2014

Do women in revealing clothes deserve rape?
Brazilians were asked this question in a survey conducted by their government’s Institute of Applied Economic Research (IPEA) survey – and most of the respondents answered “yes.”
According to AFP 3,810 male and

Customize Your Debit Card & Win a Trip to Brazil with the ‘All About Me’ Campaign

Customize Your Debit Card & Win a Trip to Brazil with the ‘All About Me’ Campaign

Monday, February 17th, 2014

You too can customize your debit card with your own unique photograph and stand a chance to be among the 3 lucky winners for a trip to Brazil with the “All About Me” Campaign.
Simply click here www.allaboutme-epayplusng.com and select…

Death Toll Rises to 245 in Brazilian Nightclub Fire | Most of the Victims were Students

Death Toll Rises to 245 in Brazilian Nightclub Fire | Most of the Victims were Students

Sunday, January 27th, 2013

The death toll at a nightclub fire in Brazil in the early hours of this morning  has reached 245, with emergency officials fearing the death toll may rise. The fire started when a band’s fireworks set the building ablaze causing…