Brazil's presidential candidates: Jair Bolsonaro, Marina Silva, Geraldo Alckmin, Ciro Gomes, Fernando Haddad

    Who Will Compete With Bolsonaro to Become Brazil’s Next President?

    With Jair Bolsonaro certain to reach the second round of Brazil’s elections in October ...

    Rio's National Museum after the fire that burned it all - Tânia Rêgo/ABr

    Brazil Teaches that Museums Can Be Quite Ephemeral

    On September 2, the National Museum of Brazil lit up Rio de Janeiro’s night ...

    Protesters against the government in capital Brasília - José Cruz/ABr

    On the Brink of Chaos, Brazilians Go to the Polls. Will Winner Be Able to Govern?

    Democracies are often rocked by wars and internal conflicts that brew up dissonance, clashes, ...

    Presidential debate on Brazilian TV

    Brazil: Any New President Will Inevitably Disappoint a Polarized Population

    This year’s Brazilian election is entering a decisive phase. With official television advertising beginning ...

    House representative Jair Bolsonaro being carried by fans

    Fans Call Him Myth, Others Call Him Clown. Bolsonaro Might Become Brazil’s Donald Trump

    Jair Messias Bolsonaro, a far-right candidate and congressman, has launched an improbable campaign to ...

    Excuse us for the mess. We're changing the country.

    Mapping Brazil’s Political Polarization Online

    People increasingly use social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter as their primary source ...