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Mapping Brazil’s Political Polarization Online

People increasingly use social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter as their primary source ...

Brazil's racialized sperm economy

When Importing Sperm, Brazilians Insist on White Donors, Preferably with Blue Eyes

The commodification of biomaterials, such as eggs and sperm, and their associated products, has ...

Guatemalan women fleeing their country

In Brazil, US VP Sends Message: Build Your Lives in Your Homeland

US Vice President, Mike Pence, said that Latin American migrants who “cannot come legally” ...

A rocket being launched from Alcântara Launch Center

After Years of Rejection US Gets Green Light to Use Brazil’s Rocket Launch Center

The United States and Brazil have agreed to a preliminary agreement to for the ...

US ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley - ABr

Brazil and South America Not Intimidated by Trump’s Threats over Jerusalem at UN

A resolution backed overwhelmingly by the United Nations has effectively called on the US ...

The orange-winged parrot (Amazona amazonica) and the blue and yellow macaw (Ara ararauna) pictured, were the most traded parrot species - Photo by Luc Viatour

Benefits and Risks of Legal Wildlife Trade in the Amazon

The multimillion-dollar legal wildlife trade in species originating from Amazonian countries has been analyzed ...

United States' president, Donald J. Trump

Rousseff, Brazil’s Ex-president, Calls Trump’s Meddling in Venezuela Irresponsible and Criminal

Washington’s attempts to interfere in politics in South America, including in Venezuela, are “extremely ...