is JTA's correspondent in Rio de Janeiro. A freelance journalist and columnist, he contributes to Brazilian Jewish newspapers, magazines and news portals. He also produces news content for Web sites.
January 31, 2013 5:19pm
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff said that “the Holocaust is repeated when denied, relativized or softened.”
June 19, 2012 5:58pm
Some 2,000 Brazilian Jews and non-Jews protested Iran’s President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s presence at Rio + 20, the United Nations summit on sustainable development.
January 31, 2012 1:37pm
Remembering the Holocaust is one way to prevent it from recurring, Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff said at a memorial ceremony in Salvador.
January 15, 2012 3:02pm
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff approved an agreement to allow students, teachers and researchers in Brazil to teach and research the Holocaust, anti-Semitism and other Jewish-related subjects.
February 10, 2011 6:53pm
Brazil’s highest court will have its first Jewish member.
January 31, 2011 6:21pm
New Brazilian President Dilma Russeff said at a Holocaust Remembrance Day ceremony that “The Holocaust is not and will never be just a historic moment.”
September 16, 2010 5:39pm
Brazilian Jews will hold a klezmer festival to celebrate the inauguration of a Jewish music institute.
September 14, 2010 6:43pm
The front-runner in Brazil’s presidential race in a meeting with local Jewish activists said she could be of Jewish descent.
August 5, 2010 5:49pm
The governor of Brazil’s most populous state attended the inauguration ceremony of a Jewish hospital’s new unit.
July 25, 2010 5:01pm
Two Jewish schools were ranked among the best high schools in Brazil.