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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

Sun, sea and tax

In this podcast, the Tax Justice Network  look at tax dodgers from Mexico to Brazil.

Filed in: Brazil Mexico

Brazilian indigenous group expels illegal loggers

The Amazon Ka’apor community takes the struggle for sovereignty into its own hands, Phil Clarke Hill and Ruy Sposati show.

Filed in: Brazil Indigenous Peoples

Brazil’s ‘machismo’: a licence for abuse

Melanie Hargreaves looks at the impact of one ‘safe house’ providing haven in a sea of domestic violence.

Filed in: Brazil Women

Corporate profit trumps common sense in Brazil

Anne Petermann on why newly approved GMO trees are bad news – and illegal.

Filed in: Brazil Environment Forests

Inspired by Chico, addressing climate change

Art and activism come together in a new installation curated by Kooj Chuhan.

Filed in: Activism Art Brazil Climate Change

What lies behind the recent surge of Amazon deforestation

Richard Schiffman talks to scientist Philip Fearnside on what’s driving the clearing of the Amazon forest.

Filed in: Brazil Forests

Brazil’s next president has a rocky road ahead

After weeks of political turbulence, Brazilians go to the polls on Sunday. Alfredo Saad Filho looks at likely outcomes.

Filed in: Brazil Politics

Fishing for justice in Brazil

Lydia James talks to Brazilian fisher and human rights defender Alexandre Anderson de Souza.

Filed in: Brazil Corporations Human Rights

PODCAST: The guillotine versus progressive tax

Naomi Fowler uncovers the World Cup tax haven while the EU Commission begins investigations into illegal state aid…

Filed in: Brazil

Who should I cheer for?

It’s a goal! The country that deserves to win the World Cup may not be the one you’d expect, says Effie Jordan.

Filed in: Brazil Poverty

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