Lulu Garcia-Navarro Lulu Garcia-Navarro is the host of NPR's Weekend Edition Sunday.

A Postcard From Rio, Where World Cup Readiness Remains Uncertain

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Bringing Poetry And High Culture To Sao Paulo's Periphery

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Brazil Has A Lot Riding On Its World Cup Team's Outcome

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Emicida: 'People Sample What Is Nearest To Them'

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Demonstrators rally to protest sexism in Brasilia, Brazil, last June. A new protest erupted last week after a study released by Brazil's Institute for Applied Economic Research reported 65 percent of Brazilians believe women who dress provocatively deserve to be attacked. Eraldo Peres/AP hide caption

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Venezuelans line up to buy goods at a store in Caracas on March 10. Protesters have been taking to the streets for weeks over the country's troubled economy and other issues. The government introduced a new foreign currency exchange system on Monday, seeking to stabilize the bolivar, which has lost much of its value against the U.S. dollar. Leo Ramirez/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Short On Dollars, Venezuela Tries To Halt Black-Market Trading

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Opposition Fails To Maintain Momentum In Venezuela

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Venezuela In Turmoil For Lack Of Flour, Milk And Diapers

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On the left: Women wearing burqas walk by the Gulf of Aqaba in Jordan in 2006. Right: Women in bikinis visit a beach in Rio de Janeiro in 2013. Marco Di Fabio and Nelson Almeida/Getty Images hide caption

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The Poorest In Caracas Stay Reluctant To Join Venezuelan Protests

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Demonstrators walk through a cloud of tear gas fired by the Bolivarian National Police during clashes in Caracas, Venezuela, on Wednesday. Alejandro Cegarra/AP hide caption

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Venezuela: A Month Of Unrest And Forecasts Of More

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World Cup Woes Loom For One Brazilian City

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It Wouldn't Be Carnival In Brazil Without Giant Puppets

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