Arroz do sertão

“In the Piancó valley, backland of Paraíba State, Brazil, grows red rice. A variety more resistant than the white rice that can survive in hot, dry climate. After the soybeans, cotton and corn,… Continue reading

Dona Canô

SANTO AMARO, BAHIA – SEPTEMBER 07: Dona Canô, matriarch of the Velloso family and mother of the renowned Brazilian singer and songwriter Caetano Veloso, at her house on September 11, 2009 in Santo… Continue reading

de todas as coisas que são de dizer

João Custódio, 84 anos, no Vale do Piancó, sertão da Paraíba OS OLHOS SÃO DE UM VIDRO OPACO PELO TEMPO PUPILA ÁSPERA COMO O SOLO DA CAATINGA O ROSTO TEM MARCAS QUE SÃO… Continue reading

Streets under water

Streets under water in Trizidela do Vale, Maranhão. Heavy rain affected more than 800 thousand people in Northeastern Brazil. GREENPEACE / Lunae Parracho

Abrolhos

Greenpeace activists float a sign in the sea to highlight the bio-diversity and climate threat posed by oil and gas exploitation in the area of Abrolhos Marine Reserve, off the coast of Bahia… Continue reading

“ó eu”

O menino Júlio costuma brincar em volta de sua casa, debaixo de um pé de Imbú, árvore comum nos chapadões semi-áridos do Nordeste. No horizonte, se distingue a imensa cava da única mina… Continue reading