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Carnival 2014: garbage strike a sign of social transformation

Clique aqui para Carnaval 2014: greve de garis aponta transformação social Heads Carnalixo (Carnitrash), some say It’s okay to be angry in a crowd; the crowd feeds on your anger, digests it, nourishes your rage as your rage nourishes it. … Continue reading

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Carnival 2013: straining sustainability

How about a re-think? Possibly, 6.5 million did the dance City officials usually announce the number of revelers just after Ash Wednesday, but so far this year there’s no news. A mere 900,000 tourists (up from 850,000 in 2012) were … Continue reading

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