Paraíso do Tuiuti is ready for the 2019 Rio Carnival

Paraíso do Tuiuti is ready for the 2019 Rio Carnival

This year, the school will once again present a politically charged parade, telling the story of a popular folklorist, Ioiô, a popular goat in Ceará, Brazil, in protest at the country's current political stance.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Monday, March 4 evening, Pillar School G.R.E.S. Paraíso do Tuiuti will be competing with Grupo Especial with its parade, which should start at 1:35. The group presents its second pillar enredo (themed pillar composition), titled "O Salvador da Pátria" (Homeland Savior), a politically provocative parade of the popular Folklorist goat in Ceará, Brazil.

Lachlan Williams is an Australian journalist with an economic and political background. He lives and travels extensively in northeastern Brazil, an area where media is usually overlooked.