World Cup Hotels Busted For Expired Food

Elite players. Not so elite grub. The World Cup is coming up in two weeks, but right now, host country Brazil is a little more concerned about expired food than football. Two hotels that are supposed to be hosting the teams from England and Italy have been discovered to be storing alarming amounts of expired … Continued

The Economic Implications of a Lack of Transparency: The Canada-Brazil Spy Scandal

There has been much discussion of the recent reports that the Communications Security Establishment Canada (CSEC) spied on Brazil’s mines and energy ministry.  Leaked information about CSEC’s activities came by way of Edward Snowden and suggests that, perhaps much like the NSA, the Communications Security Establishment is going beyond a domestic terrorism watch and into … Continued