Poor families evicted in Rio

A Legacy of Rio Olympics: 4,000 Families Evicted

The official website for the Rio de Janeiro 2016 Olympic Games proclaims on its ...

Brazilian president Michel Temer

Revenge of the Right in Brazil?

About a month ago, when it became apparent that the center-right opposition in Brazil ...

Together with Lula, Dilma Rousseff says goodbye to presidency

The Ritual Sacrifice of Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff

Brazilian president Dilma Rousseff was sacrificed as a scapegoat for sins and shortcomings widely ...

Inequality, Democracy and Growth in Brazil

A Book on Brazil’s Recession, Corruption and Inequality

Marcos Mendes’ Inequality, Democracy and Growth in Brazil: A Country at the Crossroads of ...

Front pages of Brazil's main newspapers on the impeachment

Brazil Is Now 104th in Press Freedom After Falling Another Five Places

Continuing conflicts of interest in the Brazilian media and a very disturbing level of ...

The Guarani Kaiowá face brutal violence and the theft of their ancestral land, and suffer from the highest suicide rate in the world.
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A Campaign to Save Brazilian Indians from Genocide

Survival International, a human rights organization that fights for tribal peoples, has launched a ...

Brazilian House of Representative votes for president Rousseff's impeachment

Brazil President’s Mandate Is Now in the Hands of the Senate

Brazil’s Chamber of Deputies approved the admissibility of President Dilma Rousseff’s impeachment request. With ...

The Petrobras scandal

Navigating the Labyrinth of Brazil’s Petrobras Scandal

Since March 2014, Brazil has been shaken by the revelations from Operation Lava Jato ...