Politics

Brazil Streets Echo Again with Shouts of ‘Out, Temer’ and ‘Elections Now’

Thousands of Brazilians once again filled Paulista Avenue this past Sunday in the city ...

In Brazil, the Old US-friendly White Boys Are Back. And Obama Backs Them

Reports of U.S. Secret Service personnel procuring Colombian prostitutes and duking it out at ...

Brazil Wants to Sweep Corruption Charges Under the Rug, Says Fired Attorney General

The former attorney general of Brazil said he believes the government of Michel Temer ...

Students Prison in Brazil Had Help from Infiltrated Army Captain

The Brazilian man accused of infiltrating a group of students opposed to the government ...

Too Much Honesty and Not Enough Friends Brought Brazil’s President Down

Personally incorruptible, unlike her nemeses, Dilma Rousseff was impeached and dismissed on the flimsiest ...

Brazil and the Art of Giving All to Friends and the Law to Foes

There is an old saying in Brazil attributed to Getúlio Vargas, one of the ...

Back to Her Home State, Brazil’s Removed President Vows to Keep Opposing Her Replacement

The removed president of Brazil, Dilma Rousseff, left Brazilian capital Brasília to return to ...

Rousseff Leaves Presidential Palace While Her Backers Take to the Streets to Protest

Brazil’s former President Dilma Rousseff left Palácio da Alvorada, the official presidential residence, where ...

Concession to Rousseff Generates Tension at Brazil’s New Government Coalition

On his first official trip after assuming Brazil’s Presidency, Michel Temer is in Shanghai, ...