Monthly Archives: October 2012

In The News…

By David McCoy On the 8th of October, Ophir Cavalcante, president of the Order of Attorneys of Brazil (OAB), announced the creation of a truth commission by the Order. The OAB Truth Commision will work alongside the National Truth Commission, … Continue reading

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In The News…

Posted by David McCoy This week, the Brazilian magazine Veja reported on an exchange between the National Truth commission and former military officials over the historical representation of the 1964 military coup in military academies. The debate is representative of … Continue reading

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In The News (Since We’ve Been Out)…

Posted by David McCoy Due to the transition between academic semesters as well as the chaos caused in New Orleans by Hurricane Isaac, the blog took a short hiatus. This post will serve to update readers on the significant news … Continue reading

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