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Brazil’s Drug War Is Filling Up Jails Like in the US

Nearly half of all people imprisoned in Brazil’s third most populous state, Rio de ...

Students Prison in Brazil Had Help from Infiltrated Army Captain

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

Comparing Discriminatory Policing and Social Action in Brazil and the US

The disproportionately harsh and violent treatment of African-Americans by law enforcement officials has been ...

The 10,000 Men from Rio Olympics Security Forces Were Trained by Israel

Next month’s summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro will take place under watchful ...

The World Cup Games Won’t Stop the Street Protests in Brazil

Brazil went through a roller coaster in June of 2013. Thousands of people overflowed ...

In Bahia, Brazil, Politicians Revenge Is Also Best Served Cold

Marco Prisco was getting tanned in the sunshine in the wonderful resort in Costa ...

In Bahia, Brazil, Politicians Revenge Is Also Best Served Cold

Marco Prisco was getting tanned in the sunshine in the wonderful resort in Costa ...

Brazil Protests: Bus and Banks Vandalized and Burned in Rio and São Paulo

Protesters demonstrating in Brazil in support of teachers receiving better pay in the Brazilian ...

Rape and the Basic Unfairness of Brazil’s Society

In late March, the brutal gang rape of an American tourist in a transit ...