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Widerimage: As grocery bills soar, hungry Brazilians may seal Bolsonaro’s fate

FX Empire 29 Sep 2022
By Lisandra Paraguassu. BRASILIA (Reuters) – The specter of hunger hangs over Brazil’s presidential race this year like few before it ... “We’re the forgotten ones ... U.n. hunger map ... The distrust of Bolsonaro’s motives held by Carlos and Edilene was echoed by low-income Brazilians from Porto Alegre in the deep south to Salvador and Recife in the northeast.

As grocery bills soar, hungry Brazilians may seal Bolsonaro’s fate

Reuters 29 Sep 2022
Summary. https.// BRASILIA, Sept 29 (Reuters) - The specter of hunger hangs over Brazil's presidential race this year like few before it ... Register ... The distrust of Bolsonaro's motives held by Carlos and Edilene was echoed by low-income Brazilians from Porto Alegre in the deep south to Salvador and Recife in the northeast ... ....

Women’s soccer hits club record attendance in South America

The Associated Press 25 Sep 2022
The two teams drew 1-1 in the first leg in front of over 36,000 fans in Porto Alegre last week ... The women's champion receives 1 million Brazilian reals ($200,000). ___.

New concertmaster to make NMPhil debut Sept. 25

Albuquerque Journal 23 Sep 2022
Growing up in Porto Alegre in southern Brazil, the violinist was enveloped by music. He listened to the great violinist Jascha Heifetz on his grandfather’s stereo; his mother taught music theory ... “It was almost haunting.” ... Sign Up ... WHEN ... .

Will the referees’ strike in Spain’s new Liga F create tension with players?

The Observer 21 Sep 2022
It was supposed to be a fresh and shiny start to women’s football in Spain ... Photograph ... He adds ... The Beira-Rio stadium in Porto Alegre, in the south of Brazil, holds the new record audience for women’s club football in the country after 36,330 fans watched the 1-1 draw between Internacional and Corinthians in the first leg of the Brasileirão final ... .

What's 'deliberative' democracy? Research in Nepal shows it could spur global youth voting

Phys Dot Org 21 Sep 2022
After local elections in Nepal earlier this year, the Kathmandu Post expressed some alarm that Nepalis were losing interest in voting ... Deliberative assemblies have been used around the world to address issues like participatory budgeting (in Porto Alegre, Brazil), constitutional reform (in Ireland) and electoral reform (in British Columbia) ... ....

Lula Seeks to Cut Bolsonaro’s Lead in Southern Brazil

Yahoo Daily News 18 Sep 2022
Most Read from Bloomberg ... Ukraine Latest ... The presidential front-runner held a rally on Friday in Porto Alegre, capital of Rio Grande do Sul, before heading to Curitiba, the Parana state capital where he was kept behind bars between 2018 and 2019 in a corruption sentence that was later tossed out by the country’s top court ... Read More ... Read More ... ....

'I would ask people to buy me something to eat': Barcelona star Raphinha opens up ...

The Daily Mail 16 Sep 2022
The 25-year-old who hails from Porto Alegre in Brazil moved to Barcelona this summer for a £56million fee. He was previously a fan favourite at Leeds and several clubs courted the Brazilian before he moved to the Nou Camp ... RELATED ARTICLES. Previous 1 Next. 'He told me he loved me' ... Share ... 'I'm from Restinga (a neigbhourhood in Porto Alegre) ... He said ... .

New citywide participatory budgeting effort launches Wednesday in the Bronx with public event

The Villager 14 Sep 2022
In this effort, residents ages 11 and older, regardless of immigration or incarceration status can participate ... to 4 p.m ... with a DJ and local food ... The model began in Porto Alegre Brazil in 1989, according to the CEC, and has since been implemented in more than 10,000 municipalities across the world to democratically allocate funding ... ....

Brazil on Fire Episode 4: Nazis on your Street

The Real News Network 13 Sep 2022
Sound design by Gustavo Türck ... Transcript ... Reginete Bispo is a longtime member of the Black Movement in Porto Alegre ... Matheus Gomes is a young lawmaker on the Porto Alegre City Council ... If you remember from episode 1, Porto Alegre it’s the capital of the Southern-most state of Rio Grande do Sul ... In Porto Alegre, Neonazis have also taken to the streets.

Raphinha reveals he turned down Chelsea after Brazil team-mate Neymar told him he 'won't regret' ...

The Daily Mail 10 Sep 2022
When Raphinha was a child, his father, Rafael, was reportedly part of a band named Samba Tri in Porto Alegre in Brazil, the hometown of one of the football-crazy nation's greatest exports - Ronaldinho, who befriended Rafael.

Raphinha speaks out again on decision to snub Chelsea transfer

Metro UK 10 Sep 2022
Raphinha rejected the chance to move to Chelsea earlier this summer (Picture. Getty). Raphinha has reiterated his decision to snub a move to Chelsea this summer was influenced by his desire to emulate his boyhood hero Ronaldinho. Chelsea news, exclusives and analysis. Sign up ... Getty) ... ‘I was born in La Restinga, a very poor neighborhood in Porto Alegre.

Earliest known mammal dating back 225 million years identified using dental evidence

Yahoo Daily News 08 Sep 2022
Using fossil tooth and bone records, researchers with the Natural History Museum in London, King's College London and the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul in Porto Alegre say the mammal was a small shrew-like creature around 8 inches long with two sets of teeth and walked among some of the oldest dinosaurs ... / Credit ... ....

Scientists identified the earliest known mammal by its teeth

Interesting Engineering 07 Sep 2022
The fossil dental records of the oldest known mammal - Brasilodon quadrangularis - have been identified, according to a press release by the Natural History Museum ... Researchers from the Natural History Museum in London King's College London made the discovery and the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul in Porto Alegre. See Also. Dr ... 4/27/2022 ... .

Brazil on Fire Episode 2: Free Lula

The Real News Network 07 Sep 2022
The election of president Jair Bolsonaro was never a foregone conclusion. For most of that electoral season, someone else was ahead in the polls ... Hosted by Latin America-based journalist Michael Fox ... Last episode, I took you to meet Bolsonaro supporters in Porto Alegre ... Porto Alegre, where we visited last episode, is south of my town of Florianopolis.

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