The Talon

Fernando Martins
As a senior writing for the POV section, this is Fernando's third and final year as part of The Talon. His passions revolve around development economics, international affairs, and public policy. A patriotic Brazilian with an inquisitive mind and strong opinions, he spends time questioning the multifaceted problems and social paradigms that afflict the world around him. Afraid of currently not finding enough answers to his questions, he hopes one day to flee to the coastline of Brazil, set up a business by the beach, and earn plenty of money from selling açaí and água de coco to gringos while planning a revolution to overthrow the system.

Fernando Martins, POV Writer

Apr 09, 2017
Time for Compromise (Story)
Mar 15, 2017
A Historical Legacy (Story)
Nov 23, 2016
There Is No More Time in Venezuela (Story)
Oct 23, 2016
Our responsibility in Aleppo (Story)
Sep 15, 2016
The Impeachment and Brazil’s Political Culture (Story)
Feb 23, 2016
Advice for rising juniors (Story)
Dec 01, 2015
Why “La vita é bella” is beautiful (Story)
Nov 05, 2015
Dissecting the new grading system: what is a 7? (Story)
Sep 23, 2015
Cricketing intercultural competence (Story/Media)
Aug 21, 2015
Ruling, decisions, and discoveries (Story)
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Fernando Martins