I write about climate, justice & Brazil @nytimes @guardian @washingtonpost & others. Texan/Louisianian. Trained in law, versed in samba. shannongsims@gmail.com

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Sep 21, 2017

1st non-political Veja cover I've seen in a while. During week w/ ex-gov of Rio sentenced & criminal charges vs Prez. I guess everyone tires https://t.co/PtomLXPuIz

Sep 21, 2017

RT @bruceecurb: Suicide rate among indigenous population almost three times as high as that of other Brazilians  https://twitter.com/minsaude/status/910864155158224896 

Sep 21, 2017

Related: Here's a new surveillance video of a gang of dudes with rifles running down my fmr street on Saturday night  https://g1.globo.com/rio-de-janeiro/noticia/video-mostra-grupo-de-homens-armados-correndo-em-copacabana.ghtml 

Sep 21, 2017

New 2017 Internations survey on expat life again puts Brazil in bottom 5. Reason? Expats majorly concerned ab safety  https://www.internations.org/expat-insider/2017/the-best-and-worst-places-for-expats-39182 

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