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Brazil human rights defender found drowned in dam

The bodies of murdered women should not have to be the catalyst for responsible development, writes Erin Kilbride.

Filed in: Brazil Human Rights

Why Brazil’s art scene is fighting the impeachment

The country’s artists are in motion, reports Kimberley Brown.

Filed in: Art Brazil

Anti-impeachment protests highlight Temer’s failures in Brazil

Thousands of protesters rallied Sunday against the interim president’s assault on diversity, Kimberley Brown reports.

Filed in: Brazil

Impeachment of Brazil’s Dilma Rousseff is a setback for the whole country

Increased political polarization has fueled the growth of the far right wing and repression of social movements, writes Sarah Roure.

Filed in: Brazil Latin America

Brazil and its democracy

The attempts to push the current President Dilma Rousseff out of power echo the country’s dark past, writes Bruno De Oliveira.

Filed in: Brazil

Country profile: Brazil

Jan Rocha on the challenges and paradoxes in one of the world’s most unequal countries.

Filed in: Brazil Politics Society

Brazil, don't panic. Capitalism has an unfixable bug

Capitalism is falling across the globe, not just in the South American country, argues Bruno De Oliveira.

Filed in: Brazil Economics Media

Are we going to sit back and wait for the next mine waste disaster?

Following a recent tragedy in Brazil, Jennifer Krill wonders when environmental laws are going to be enforced.

Filed in: Brazil Disasters Environment Mining Rivers

From the fields of Brazil to the streets of Paris

Yesterday’s climate demonstrations in Paris were deeply personal for Rafaela Borges.

Filed in: Brazil Environment France

New anti-terrorism law threatens Brazil’s civil society

Human rights could be undermined, reports Melanie Hargreaves.

Filed in: Brazil Law Terrorism

Staying alive

Visibility offers no protection for trans people in Brazil. Amanda Palha analyses the roots of violence and exclusion faced by her community – and its fight to stay alive.

Filed in: Brazil Gay Rights Human Rights Society

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