The orange-winged parrot (Amazona amazonica) and the blue and yellow macaw (Ara ararauna) pictured, were the most traded parrot species - Photo by Luc Viatour

    Benefits and Risks of Legal Wildlife Trade in the Amazon

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    United States' president, Donald J. Trump

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    Washington’s attempts to interfere in politics in South America, including in Venezuela, are “extremely ...

    Dilma Rousseff, former president of Brazil

    Ousted Leader Rousseff Accuses Brazil President of Being Submissive to the US

    Dilma Rousseff, the former Workers Party president of Brazil, who was ousted by the ...

    North Korean soldiers marching

    Trying to Understand Brazilians’ Fascination with North Korea and Its Puzzling Regime

    The headlines that usually catch Brazilians’ attention are various corruption scandals, acts of urban ...

    Rio Market, in Astoria, New York

    Brazilian Expats Longing for the Homeland Give Rise to 20,000 Businesses Abroad

    Survey by Brazil’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs shows that there are near 20,000 micro ...

    Xingu river, in the Brazilian Amazon - Photo: Paulino Menezes

    Brazil Wishes to Double Number of Foreign Tourists It Gets. But This Will Be a Tough Sell

    Brazil, South America’s largest nation, has many natural and cultural treasures that are popular ...

    Brazilian president meets kitchen crew after barbecue with foreign ambassadors - Beto Barata/PR

    Presidential Barbecue Tries to Save Brazil’s Meat Reputation Before the World

    Brazilian President Michel Temer is trying to reassure foreign trade partners that the corruption ...