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Brazil Is No Paradise. The Fantasy Is Over.

It was, is, a political earthquake. Suddenly, on 17 June 2013, more than 150,000 ...

Giant Brazil Wakes Up, Boos President and Takes to the Streets

High inflation, slower growth, street protests over the increase in bus fares smacked full ...

A sign protesting Bush's visit to Brazil

Protests and Toughest Security Scheme Ever Await Bush in Brazil

Brazilian social movements and workers unions are vowing to bring thousands of people to ...

Protest march in Brazil

Unhappy with Slow Pace of Change Brazil’s Left Wants New Economic Model

Assuming a second term of office, Brazilian President Luiz Inácio da Silva told Congress: ...

Brazilian Protesters Take to the Streets. They Are Fed-Up Farmers.

Thousands of small farmers took to the streets in several Brazilian cities to protest ...

Government Doesn’t Speak for Us, Say Brazilian Farmers in Hong Kong

A funny thing happened to minister of Development, Industry and Foreign Trade, Luiz Fernando ...

Brazilian Groups Blame US Nun Murder on Lax Law

Protests are taking place all over Brazil against the killing of Sister Dorothy Stang ...

Latin America Gathers in Brazil to Oppose Free Trade Agreements

The cities of São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, BrasÀ­lia and Belo Horizonte will be ...

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