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3 children die in 11 days in the Xingu during indigenous healthcare void

There were no doctors on the morning of April 2 to see Milena Kaiabi, who was born in the Paranaíta village, in the Xingu Indigenous Park, north of Mato Grosso. The 4 days old newborn was crying, feverish and unwilling to breastfeed, but the nurse that visited the...
Tax exemptions on pesticides in Brazil add up to US$ 2.2 billion per year

Tax exemptions on pesticides in Brazil add up to US$ 2.2 billion per year

Imagine starting out the year having to pay your property taxes, your car taxes or any other taxes. Imagine getting to the supermarket and receiving a 40% discount on shampoo and 30% on tomato sauce. Imagine being able to take out a bank loan with interest...