Bribery Division: What’s Odebrecht? Who’s concerned?

TeaThe Odebrecht scandal has haunted presidents, different politicians, enterprise figures and legal professionals in Latin America and the Caribbean. The scandal got here to mild in 2014 with an investigation into cash laundering, bribery and bid-rigging by Brazil’s Operation Automotive Wash (Operacao Lava Jato) in relation to public works contracts awarded at inflated costs in … Read more

Brazil’s crumbling political tradition uncovered, questioning the impartiality of Operation Automotive Wash judges

The entrance cowl of the Brazilian conservative journal Veja, dated June 19, includes a crumbling Roman statue of Choose Sergio Moro, as soon as a nationwide hero within the nation’s combat in opposition to corruption. The main man in Moro was decide upOr the “Operation Automotive Wash” anti-corruption investigation, the most important in Brazilian historical … Read more

The “Useless Poets Society” and the Free, Horrifying Ardour of Youth

On the movie’s thirtieth anniversary, we glance again at Peter Weir’s complicated drama and the underlying tragedy of seizing the day.Now Streaming:Youth is a magnifying glass. It magnifies all the things, magnifying every emotion at an age when most of us lack the expertise or self-control to have the ability to deal with it. Adolescence, … Read more