Brazilian truckers went on strike against expensive diesel and for tax reform

Strikes and Protests in Brazil Are a Reaction to the Country’s Government Paralysis

The February 22nd protest in Belo Horizonte, the resulting police action, as well as ...

A charcoal producer poses in front of the charcoal kilns he works at, in Brazil. Image: Thomson Reuters Foundation/Fabio Teixeira

Thousands Work as Slaves in Brazil’s Charcoal Industry

For more than a year, Antonio slept with a wasp nest humming above his ...

Dry ground of the Jaguari dam, during a drought in Joanópolis, near São Paulo, Brazil. REUTERS/Amanda Perobelli

Brazil Loses 16% of Its Water. Blame it on the Amazon Deforestation

Recurring drought, regular power outages and a devastated farming industry – these are the ...

Brazil has a bad image in Europe and the United States

It’s About Time Brazil President Abandon His Rhetoric and Join the International Community

Maintaining power since January of 2019, the Bolsonaro administration has designed foreign policy objectives ...

"Landscapes" by Brazilian artist Adriana Varejão

RISKS TO THE RABBLE: The Struggle to Keep Democracy Real in Brazil

Over the past two months, opposition parties and civil society movements in Brazil have ...

Beans are booming. Robert Shunev/Unsplash, CC BY-SA

Climate Events in Brazil Have Started a Non-Ending Rise of World Coffee Prices

International Coffee Day feels very different this year. Introduced by the International Coffee Organization ...

Xu Zhen as produced by MadeIn, Under Heaven, Oil on canvas, aluminum, 2013.

A SPECTRAL BELT AND ROAD BEYOND THE BACKYARD AND BRICS: A light for Brazilians glimmers from Asia

As the pullout from Afghanistan unfolds into new geopolitical prospects for its powerful neighbors, ...