Brazilian scientists study Zika virus

    How the Anti-Zika Effort Perpetuates Sexism in Brazil and Latin America

    In a New York Times article, foreign correspondent Azam Ahmed challenged his readers, asking, ...

    Lula at San Juan summit, in Argentina

    Mercosur Summit Ignores Venezuela/Colombia Conflict and Is Hailed as Big Success

    South America’s economic block Mercosur concluded Tuesday in Argentina one of its most successful ...

    Chavez, Kirchner, Garcia

    For Brazil, Venezuela/Colombia Conflict Breaks Image of Peaceful South America

    Marco Aurélio Garcia, Brazil’s foreign affairs advisor, said that the breaking of relations between ...

    US general Douglas Fraser

    Keep the US Out of This. Let South America Deal With Colombia-Venezuela Dispute

    In March I wrote about the Obama administration’s contribution to the election campaign under ...

    US Air Force

    Brazil Ready to Help in Colombia-Venezuela Clash, But US Needs to be More Open

    On Friday, October 30, U.S. and Colombian officials signed the controversial Defense Cooperation Agreement ...

    Hugo Chavez

    Brazil’s Offer to Mediate in Venezuela-Colombia Conflict Vetoed by Chavez

    Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez rejected on Friday a Brazilian proposal for a joint border ...

    Chavez, Venezuelan leader

    For Brazil, Chavez’s Preparations for War Are Pure Rhetoric

    Venezuela and Colombia differences won't reach extreme situations and both neighbors will end up ...

    Barack Obama

    Obama Hasn’t Kept Promises on Latin America, Says Brazil’s Lula

    Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, the president of Brazil, claims that his American counterpart, ...

    Presidents Lula of Brazil and American Obama

    Obama Considering Brazil Invitation for Summit on US Forces in Colombia

    The president of Brazil, Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva suggested to his peer American ...