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Rio+20: The Great Greenwashers

The UN Earth summit will take place June 20-22. Here’s introducing some of the worst environmental truth spinners trying to hijack the agenda.

Filed in: Agriculture Brazil Climate Change Finance Oil Sustainability

BRICS challenge dollar hegemony

Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa team up to resist Western financial domination, reports Lasanda Kurukulasuriya.

Filed in: Brazil China Finance India Iran Russia South Africa United States World Bank

The boys in Brazil's favelas who shun violence

Gender activist Gary Barker sees young men who respect woman and are connected fathers.

Filed in: Brazil Women Youth

Oi! A Nova Musica Brasileira!

By Various Artists

Filed in: Brazil

Bank off!

Latin American countries are giving the World Bank and the IMF the boot.

Filed in: Argentina Brazil Economics Ecuador IMF Latin America Paraguay Venezuela World Bank

Forest fever

It’s 2010. Brazilian activists Marcelo Calazans and Renata Valentim imagine what the future might look like if the carbon market continues to grow.

Filed in: Activism Brazil Climate Change Corporations Forests Indigenous Peoples Minorities

At the top of the hill

A poet’s view of from Rio’s favelas by Gabriela Tôrres Barbosa.

Filed in: Brazil Cities Housing Poetry Poverty

The big smack

Desperate straits for Brazil’s imprisoned youth

Filed in: Brazil

Forward march!

Jo Wilding sets out seven ways to help stop the violence in Iraq.

Filed in: Brazil Men Non-Violence Sport Violence

Present arms!

Sholto Macpherson reports that equating guns with small penises is encouraging Latinos to disarm.

Filed in: Brazil Non-Violence

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