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Protest against Temer in Brasília - Lula Marques/Ag PT

All You Wanted to Know About Brazil’s Latest Presidential Scandal

Brazil’s president, Michel Temer, is facing a major scandal over a tape purporting to ...

Protest against Temer in Curitiba, Paraná state - Lula Marques/Ag PT

If Brazil President Manages to Remain in Office He’ll Be Too Crippled to Govern

Demonstrators marched across Brazil on Sunday calling for the resignation or ouster of President ...

Michel Temer and Eduardo Cunha

Taped Talk Shows Brazil President Approving Hush Money. Opposition Wants Impeachment

On March 7, at around 10:30 p.m., businessman Joesley Batista entered the Brazilian presidential ...

People protest against Lula in Brazil - ABr

Brazil’s Lula Finally Meets the Judge Who Might Derail His Race to the Presidency

  It took close to five hours the deposition of former President Luiz Inácio ...

Brazil Is Losing Conservation Reserves. Mining Interests Seem to Be Behind the Move

New legislation in Brazil has been proposed to reduce or eliminate several Amazon conservation ...

Donald Trump: an Improbable Hit of Brazil’s Carnaval

President Donald Trump has become one of the new stars of Brazil’s Carnaval, with ...

The Police Are Back to the Streets of Brazil. Army Now Is Going to Rio

Residents of Vitória, the capital of Espírito Santo state, staged a Peace Walk on ...

Six Months and US$ 2.3 Billion Later, Rio Olympic Venues Abandoned and in Ruins

Buildings have been abandoned, swimming pools are empty, garbage and broken sports equipment can ...

In Brazil, Bloody Police Strike Goes On in Espírito Santo and Spreads to Rio

Despite an announcement by the government that the state of Espírito Santos, in southeastern ...

End of Chaos. After 127 Murders, Brazil Police Call Off Week-long Strike

After a week of total chaos that left more than 120 people dead, the ...