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Stephen Messenger


Stephen is an American journalist and based in Porto Alegre, Brazil. As a foreign correspondent for Treehugger.com, he has covered issues related to the environmental movement in South America, as well as to the political and social challenges of sustainable development in the region and throughout the world. Stephen’s work has appeared in numerous publications both online and in print, including the Wall Street Journal, Yahoo!, and the Huffington Post. Stephen can be reached at: stephen@brazbeat.com


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Barry Flynn