In this video, a retired Army major describes the presentation of material wealth in Qatar.
In this video, a retired Army major describes the reception of the U.S. military in Qatar.
In this video, a retired Army lieutenant colonel describes life and religion in Qatar.
In this video, an Army captain discusses women in Qatar.
In this video, a retired Army lieutenant colonel describes current and past infrastructure in Qatar.
With more than 213 million people, Brazil isn’t just the sixth most populous country in the world. It’s also one of the most diverse. And nowhere are the country’s many multi-ethnic traditions, music, and beliefs more vivid than in each of its five regions.
Developed by African slaves in Brazil in the 16th century, capoeira is a martial art that brings together elements of dance, music, and acrobatics. Slaves were prohibited from practicing martial arts and celebrating their culture on the plantations. Disguising it as a dance, they practiced capoeira as a way to escape the bonds of slavery.
In Brazil’s northeastern state of Bahia, dendê oil is considered sacred. Not only is it an integral part of the region’s Afro-Brazilian cuisine, but it’s also used for religious purposes.
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Best known as the main ingredient in Brazil’s national cocktail—the caipirinha—cachaça is to Brazil what tequila is to Mexico.