Politics

    Oil Rig

    Brazil’s Black-Gold Fortune Was Nothing But Fool’s Gold

    The process of growth and modernization in Brazil in the last fifteen years has ...

    Asprational Power

    Brazil’s Rule-Taker Role and Its Inability to Become a Rule Maker

    Book Review: Aspirational Power: Brazil on the Long Road to Global Influence by David ...

    Protesters at Avenida Paulista in São Paulo city - Paulo Pinto/AGPT

    Brazilians Are Again in the Streets Calling for Another President’s Ouster

    Brazil’s President Michel Temer promised he would step in should legislators under suspicion of ...

    Until Recently Brazil’s Most Powerful Politician, Ex House Speaker Is Now a Jailbird

    Impeached Deputy Eduardo Cunha was arrested this Wednesday, October 19, in Brazilian capital Brasilia, ...

    Off-shore oil platforms

    There’s Something About the State that Brazilian Neoliberals Hate

    At the same moment that the lower chamber of the Brazilian congress was moving ...

    Lula meets youngsters in Rio Grande do Sul - Ricardo Stuckert/Instituto Lula

    Angola Affair: One More Nail on Former Brazil President Lula’s Coffin

    Brazilian federal prosecutors in the Federal District filed charges against former president Luiz Inácio ...

    Brazil's House in session voting cap on public spending - Marcelo Camargo/ABr

    Brazil House Approves Constitutional Amendment Limiting Public Spending for 20 Years

    Brazil’s Chamber of Deputies on Monday night (October 10) voted 366-111 (with two abstentions) ...

    David Miranda, a friend of Snowden, has become a councilman in Rio

    Snowden’s Brazilian Friend in Rio Wins a Seat as a Councilman

    Brazilian activist David Miranda, a personal friend of the American whistleblower Edward Snowden, was ...

    Lula, Brazil’s Ex-president, One Step Closer to Jail

    Brazil’s Supreme Court approved a request to probe former President Luiz Inácio Lula da ...