Robert Gay. Bruno: Conversations with a Brazilian Drug Dealer. Durham: Duke University Press, Bruno: Conversations with a Brazilian Drug Dealer , by sociologist Robert Gay, is a compendium of edited interviews followed by chapter summaries placing the interviews into broader historical and thematic context. Both fall within a growing cross-disciplinary literature addressing—in various combinations—poverty, violence, corruption, social inequity, citizenship, and organized crime in Brazil. It may not be a true tale, but it was really told by a real person.
A prominent gay congressman in Brazil announced on Thursday that he was leaving his job and fleeing the country because of increased death threats made against him. Thank you to all of you with all my heart. The most notable incident occurred during the heated impeachment hearings of former President Dilma Rousseff in , when Wyllys spit on then-congressman Bolsonaro. But at the same time, we have to struggle to sustain our survival.
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One of the world's largest LGBT Pride parades took center stage in Sao Paulo on Sunday, with the carnivalesque festivities tinged with unease over Brazil's conservative political climate under President Jair Bolsonaro. Tens of thousands of people took part in the annual march through the heart of Brazil's economic capital, traditionally an exuberant celebration of camp, color and fantasy. But this year, many participants said they were turning out because they feel their liberties are increasingly under threat.