In Brazil, art exhibits latest flashpoints in cultural war

FILE – In this Sept. 29, 2014 file photo, retired Pentecostal Bishop Marcelo Crivella campaigns for the governorship of Rio de Janeiro state in Brazil’s Copacabana. Amid reports that a play with a transgender Jesus might go to Rio de Janeiro’s Museum of Art, Mayor Crivella denounced the exhibit for promoting both pedophilia and bestiality and said in a video posted on Facebook that his city didn’t want it. (AP Photo/Leo Correa, File)


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