The shame of being the world´s 7th largest economy

Article taken from Brazzil.com Written by Cristovem Buarque In the 19th century, Victor Hugo refused to shake hands with Pedro II, the emperor of Brazil, because he was the ruler of a country living comfortably with slavery. Today, Victor Hugo would not shake the hand of a Brazilian to congratulate him for achieving seventh position… Read More The shame of being the world´s 7th largest economy

Capitalism in Brazil

I would like to share some excerpts of an interview I read the other day (for full interview in Portuguese visit http://www.viomundo.com.br/voce-escreve/pochmann-agora-o-capitalismo-quer-nosso-cerebro/) Updated 11 September 2009| Published 11 September, 2009. Pochmann: Now capitalism wants our brains The labor market reproduces inequality “10% of the poorest Brazilians – 20 million – live on an average monthly… Read More Capitalism in Brazil