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Education in Brazil: My History and inspiration

Posted November 25, 2013 no picture Bianca de Oliveira

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People have a very limited and prejudiced view of Brazil. Brazil: the country of soccer, samba, carnival, celebration, and joy. It's just not like that. Brazil is much more than that. It’s full of critical and historical problems. The main one for me is education. I'm going to tell you my experience: I studied for 11 years in a private school, but I had to leave in high school because the price greatly increased. My mother recommended a well-known public school here in Sao...


OUR DEMANDS HAVE NOT CHANGED-YOUTHS

Posted September 16, 2013 no picture Aniebiet Ubon

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By Aniebiet Ubon, Esquire “Yesterday is gone tomorrow has not yet come. We have only today. Let us begin...” – Mother Teresa “Everyone can be great because everyone can serve.” – Martin Luther King Jr. First of all, I am glad I belong to today’s generation of youth; the largest generation of youth the world has ever known. (1) It is interesting and inspiring to see more and more youth join the discourse, and crusades; they are begi...