Brazil News and Views

News and opinions on current events from “The Land of the Southern Cross”.

Score One for the Brazilian Police

To balance out the article about the Brazilian police getting robbed on their own bus, here is something from the...

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Brazil’s Schindler

Today I discovered the story of Luiz Martins de Souza Dantas, who is the Brazilian equivalent of Oscar Schindler. Below,...

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Zé Carioca

Last night I watched the Disney film The Three Caballeros with my son. Of special interest to me was the...

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Feliz Dia Dos Namorados

Today is the Brazilian version of Valentines Day. Being in a bi-cultural home, we celebrate both occasions. My lovely wife...

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The French Are At It Again

I included this story in a recent prayer letter, but I thought I should include it here as well. It...

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Why I Love Brazil

The subtitle of this weblog informs that these are the “musings of a missionary to Brazil.” It occured to me...

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