Tag: Congress

    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 ...

    São Paulo under a full moon - Paulo Pinto/Fotos Públicas

    While Some Call Brazil’s 20-Year Freeze, Shock Therapy, Foreign Markets Are Cheering

    Brazilian President Michel Temer is a step closer to cementing his long-term austerity plan ...

    Brazilian soldiers celebrate the 1964 military coup

    In Brazil Coups Are the Rule. Elected Government Is the Exception

    With a rom-pom-pom, the Brazilian Marine Corps brass band introduced the national anthem and ...

    Marcela and Michel Temer, Brazil's First Couple

    Brazil’s Temer Has Been Warned: ‘Threaten the Golden Goose and You Will Be the Next to Fall’

    The impeachment of Dilma Rousseff, Brazil’s first female president, stands as both a significant ...

    Dilma Rousseff being grilled by senators - Marcelo Camargo ABr

    Too Much Honesty and Not Enough Friends Brought Brazil’s President Down

    Personally incorruptible, unlike her nemeses, Dilma Rousseff was impeached and dismissed on the flimsiest ...

    Brazil's president Michel Temer by Fábio Rodrigues ABr

    Brazil Transfers Power from a Scandal-Plagued Party to Another No Less Corrupt

    Brazil’s Congress has installed Michel Temer as the country’s new president. He had served ...

    Corruption in the Petrobras

    Brazil Congress Plot to Pardon Those Involved in the Petrobras Corruption Case

    Brazilian financial newspaper Valor Econômico revealed details of an alleged corruption amnesty currently being ...