Wednesday Dec 4
ROW: Lazaro Ramos, pictured here with Brazil star Neymar, has reportedly been axed as the host for Friday's World Cup draw [GETTY] According to the Sun an inquiry has been ordered due to Afro-Brazilian soap stars Lazara Ramos and Camila Pitanga being overlooked for the high-profile gig.
International Business Times
Brazil World Cup 2014 Draw Mired in 'Racist' Controversy
Football's world governing body Fifa has denied any involvement with the decision to replace two Afro-Brazilian stars with a white couple for the 2014 Fifa World Cup draw in Brazil.
Rio 2096: A Story of Love and Fury: Film Review
This Oscar-contending animated film examines Brazilian history through the ages through an Indian warrior's battles against the forces of oppression.
'Rio 2096' gives Native Americans viewpoint of history and the future
Move over Pocahontas. Disney might have told your story with cute animals and made it a politically correct romance, but "Rio 2096: A Story of Love and Fury," looks at history from a decidedly Native American point of view--one that's bloody and often sad.
Album Review of Highly Sensitive from Brazilian Star Mallu Magalhaes
Though she debuted her first U.S. album just last month, singer-songwriter Mallu Magalhaes is already a star in Brazil.