In Brazil, Favela-based Community News Outlets Are Blossoming

    Unhappy with the portrayal of her community in the mainstream press, single mother Carla ...

    Brazilian military take over community in Rio

    Military Man Shot in Brazil After Entering Drug Lords Territory Has Died

    National Force agent Hélio Vieira Andrade died at Salgado Filho Hospital in Rio, where ...

    Contaminated brooks around Rio favelas

    Athletes and Tourists Should Think Twice If Rio’s Olympics Are Worth the Risk

    Brazil has already faced criticism for the increased violence in the favelas surrounding Rio ...

    Poor families evicted in Rio

    A Legacy of Rio Olympics: 4,000 Families Evicted

    The official website for the Rio de Janeiro 2016 Olympic Games proclaims on its ...

    Curitiba, an example to the world

    Brazil May Have the Answers to Many Global Ecological and Social Ills

    Brazil is a fantastic country, in an amazing part of the world. For many ...

    Brazilian favela

    124 People Hold 12% of Brazil’s Wealth. Half of Population Survives on US$ 4 a Day

    Brazil’s 124 richest people hold assets totaling 544 billion reais equivalent to 238.6 billion ...

    Brazilian favela

    124 People Hold 12% of Brazil’s Wealth. Half of Population Survives on US$ 4 a Day

    Brazil’s 124 richest people hold assets totaling 544 billion reais equivalent to 238.6 billion ...

    Favela baby

    Presenting Rio Favelas as a Testament to Brazilian Ingenuity

    A survey completed in four American and one Canadian cities reveals a huge disparity ...

    Nem

    Rio Arrests Drug Lord of Rocinha, Its Biggest Favela, in Preparation for Olympics

    Earlier today, Rio police arrested Antonio Francisco Bomfim Lopes, alias Nem, the drug lord ...

    Rio Favela

    Obama Wants to Visit Favela in Rio During His Trip to Brazil

    American president Barack Obama’s agenda for his visit to Brazil on March 19 and ...