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Rubem César Fernandes releases biography in Rio

October 16, 2014

Hundreds of partners, representatives of all phases of Viva Rio attended the release of Out of Order (“Fora de Ordem”, in Portuguese), biography of the anthropologist Rubem César Fernandes, which happened last Thursday (16), in Botafogo. The event brought together personalities and longtime friends of the anthropologist, among them the journalist Marcos Uchôa; the state […]

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Prohibitionists: further studies on medicinal use

October 13, 2014

The discussion and the approval of medical marijuana are advancing in the Senate in recent months. Experts opposed to any form of liberation, however, argued on Monday (13) that scientific research and clinical studies to date are insufficient to prove the safety and efficacy of the medical use of cannabis.