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Você já foi à Penha?

For Have you ever been to Penha, click here Além-túnel No caminho do aeroporto surge a Igreja da Penha, empoleirada num pequeno morro. E dá para vê-la de muitos outros lugares… Curiosamente, a palavra penha, ou montanha (prima de penhasco)– entrou na … Continue reading

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Have you ever been to Penha?

Beyond the tunnel Going to or coming from the airport, you can pick out the church, Igreja da Penha, sitting atop a very small mountain. And you can see it from a lot of other places… Strangely enough, the word … Continue reading

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Rio’s many-armed police: a chance to work together, at last

Off the hook? One of Brazil’s biggest problems is too much division of labor, so it’s heartening to read in today’s O Globo that in Rio, eight agencies and three levels of government will be brought together in a new … Continue reading

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