March 2016 protest at Paulista Avenue

Looking back at Brazil’s 2016: not everything was horrible (really!)

It is undeniable that 2016 was a complicated year that left many Brazilians with a feeling of pessimism or apathy towards the future of the country. However, if we take a deep breath and a step back and calmly reexamine this very busy year, we can see that despite (or perhaps even because of) all the crises, it brought the country some very positive changes. One of these changes was the breaking of certain taboos.Read more

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