Tag Archives: Brazil

Magic school in Brazil offers classes in potions, witchcraft to wannabe wizards

At a castle, a werewolf growls in a cage while a wizard casts spells to try to calm the beast down. Not to worry — it’s just a normal day at Brazil’s magic school. The werewolf is an actor in costume and the spells presumably wouldn’t work in the face of a real mythical beast. But anyone entering… Read More »

Brazil politicians hit by corruption scandal unlikely to return, former president says

Politicians caught up in a sweeping three-year graft investigation are unlikely to return to their positions of power, former President Fernando Henrique Cardoso said in an interview. Cardoso included Brazil’s former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, the front-runner in early polls for next year’s presidential elections despite facing five corruption trials, as among those whose political careers… Read More »