Politics

    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 ...

    Brazilian president, Michel Temer - Marcos Corrêa/PR

    Brazil President Gets First Win in Congress in Fight to Contain Public Spending

    A congressional committee in Brazil approved on Thursday a constitutional amendment that would limit ...

    Brazil’s First Lady Heads as a Volunteer the Just-Created Happy Child Program

    In her first speech as ambassador of the Criança Feliz (Happy Child) program, Brazil’s ...

    Brazil's federal police in action

    Hydra of Lerna: Brazil’s New Anti-Corruption Action Goes After Ministers and Governor

    Brazil’s Federal Police officers executed warrants for Operation Hydra of Lerna at the Workers’ ...

    Election day in Recife, Brazil - Sumaia Villela/ABr

    Brazil’s New Electoral Rules to Fight Corruption Help the Rich and Evangelical Churches

    Brazilians expressed their disenchantment and frustration on Sunday’s municipal elections punishing parties involved in ...

    João Doria celebrates his victory with Geraldo Alckmin, São Paulo's governor

    High Abstention in Brazil Shows an Angry and Frustrated Electorate

    The first round of municipal elections in Brazil having transpired with no major incidents, ...