Brazilian Spring – What Really is Going on with the Brazilian Protests; A Brazilian Citizen’s Perspective Editorial & Photos by Patrick K. Sister

You might have read somewhere (or watched on TV) about the protests in Brazil. I’m here to tell you a little bit about it. Not as a journalist but as a Brazilian citizen who’s been caught in the middle of this. A bit of geography: Brazil is the 5th largest country in the world with […] Click to read more »

CarnAval 2012 in Rio de Janiero By Patrick K. Sister

Once again I’m writing about Carnaval in Rio de Janeiro. Yes, it’s called Carnaval and not Carnival. The latter is a place with merry-go-rounds, Ferris-wheels and cheesy games to win your dearest a teddy bear. CarnAval is the annual party that takes place the same week as Mardi Grass. It starts on Saturday – to […] Click to read more »