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Zika virus shadow looms over summer Olympics in Rio

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Concern surrounding Zika virus has taken center stage in Brazil, as local organizers of the upcoming 2016 Summer Olympic Games assure the world that the country is safe for athletes and tourists. Continue reading

Why I’m taking a gap year in Brazil

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Whenever I tell someone about my bridge year plans, they first appear baffled by the term and then flabbergasted by the fact that it doesn’t fit the usual expectations post-high school. Continue reading

Graffiti artists take to the streets of Brazil to combat violence against women

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DOWNLOAD VIDEO Brazilian street artists used the spotlight of the World Cup to highlight a problem close to home – domestic abuse. Use this PBS…read more

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