Shawãdawa Indians dancing the mariri

    Brazil’s Forest People Mission: Offer Outsiders a Glimpse of Jungle Life

    “Indians are not a thing of the past.” “Indians are not a costume.” “Water ...

    Brazilian human rights activist and leftist councilwoman Marielle Franco assassinated in Rio. - Photo: #MidiaNINJA

    Execution in Rio of Black Activist and Councilwoman Shocks and Moves Brazil

    Prominent Brazilian human rights activist and councilwoman Marielle Franco was assassinated in Rio de ...

    Black Panther Galvanizes Afro-Brazilians to Take on Segregation

    ‘Black Panther’ Inspires Afro-Brazilians to Feel Proud of Themselves

    Disney-Marvel’s “Black Panther” movie, which has gained traction for its empowering notes on Black ...

    Amazon, the land of fantasy

    Turning It into a Magic Place Is Not Doing the Amazon Any Good

    The Amazon, perhaps more than any other region of the globe, has consistently been ...

    Brazilian Army and indigenous soldiers of Tiriós ethnicity work side by side in the border with Suriname - Photo: Brazilian Army

    Army and Indians Work Together to Protect Brazil’s Borders

    Since its founding in 1648, the Brazilian Army (EB, in Portuguese) has maintained a ...

    Amazon Indian

    No More Amazon Mega-dams, Announces Brazil. Environmentalists and Indians Celebrate

    Brazil’s government announced a major shift away from its policy of building mega-dams in ...

    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 ...

    O Kunumi Chegou - From Youtube

    Brazilian Young Indians Become Rappers to Fight for Land Rights

    The opening ceremony of Brazil’s World Cup in 2014 also marked the kickoff of ...