An industrial mining operation in Brazil - Photo: Norsk Hydro ASA

    Mining Is Responsible for 10 Percent of Deforestation in the Amazon

    Nearly ten percent of all the deforestation occurring in the Brazilian Amazon between 2005 ...

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    Brazilian Gangs Are Now Waging Their War in the Name of God

    The expression “evangelical drug trafficker” may sound incongruous, but in Rio de Janeiro, it’s ...

    Brazilian journalist Gleydson Carvalho killed while he was on air

    Murder and Impunity: The Risky Business of Being a Journalist in Brazil

    Brazil and Mexico are among the countries that saw the highest increases in impunity ...

    Armed men set fire to environmental agency buildings in Brazil's Amazon region

    In an Act of Revenge, Brazilian Gold Miners Set Government Buildings Ablaze

    Hundreds of armed men have set fire to environmental agency buildings in Brazil’s Amazon ...