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Tagged: dilma roussef

Rio Olympics

5 Rotten Lows and 6 Jubilant Highs To Watch For In Rio

Tomorrow night begins the Olympics. And while seemingly all Olympic games pull tens of millions of viewers into the celebration of “other” sports (i.e. sports we only care about once every four years) amid a cloud of scandal, uncertainty and worries (Vancouver without snow; Sochi without snow and with inadequate facilities and...

petrobras

We Are Not Immune To This Monumental Petrobras Taint

Brazil is now officially another BRIC in the wall of shame. Less than 10 years ago the BRIC nations were all the rage; the great emerging markets promising record profits, inviting investors, entrepreneurs, builders to the newest gold rush. But China’s growth is grinding down like a worn brake pad...