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Problemas (Portuguese: Problems) was a monthly political magazine published in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.[1] It was subtitled Revista Mensal de Cultura Política.[2] The magazine was first published in August 1947.[1] It was the official media outlet of the Brazilian Communist Party and was published by its central committee.[3] Diogenes Arruda who was a member of the Communist Party's national secretary was the editor of the magazine.[4] It included only translations of the articles from communist magazines without covering the events in Brazil.[3] The magazine ceased publication in 1957.[3]


  1. ^ a b John W. F. Dulles (1991). Carlos Lacerda, Brazilian Crusader: The years 1914-1960. Austin, TX: University of Texas Press. p. 449. ISBN 978-0-292-71125-9.
  2. ^ "Periodicals Archive". Marxists. Retrieved 18 February 2017.
  3. ^ a b c Jose Mindlin; Cristina Antunes (2006). "Brasiliana: Published works and collections". In Carmen Nava; Ludwig Lauerhass Jr. (eds.). Brazil in the Making: Facets of National Identity. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers. p. 88. ISBN 978-0-7425-7201-0.
  4. ^ Robert J. Alexander (1955). "Brazil's CP: A Case Study in Latin-American Communism". Problems of Communism. 4: 21.