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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 ...

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 ...

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’ ...

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 ...

High Abstention in Brazil Shows an Angry and Frustrated Electorate

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

Brazilian Voters Crush Lula’s Party in the Municipal Elections

The municipal elections this Sunday, in Brazil, were a disaster for former president Luiz ...

After Murder of 20 Candidates, Armed Forces Deploy 25,000 Men for Brazil’s Elections

The gunning down of a string of candidates ahead of nationwide municipal elections this ...

Brazilian Senator and Her Husband, Both Rousseff’s Ministers, Charged with Corruption

Brazilian Senator Gleisi Hoffmann and her husband, Paulo Bernardo Silva, who both served in ...