Featured stories about Brazil
- Protesters in Brazil: ‘There Will Not Be a World Cup!’ 6 March 2014
- Brazil's Racism Problem Front and Center After Black Teen's Brutal Beating 26 February 2014
- The Cost of Living in Rio de Janeiro Is Too Damn High 30 January 2014
- Why a 64-Year-Old Brazilian Indigenous Leader Spent 26 Hours in a Tree 10 January 2014
Latest stories about Brazil
31 March 2014
Blog Think Olga invited artists to send portraits of Claudia Silva Ferreira, a woman who was killed at the hands of Brazil's military police.
27 February 2014
"The video that Globo doesn't wan't you to see", in which activist Rafucko exposes Globo's biased broadcast about demonstrations in Brazil.
22 February 2014
After the death of a cameraman hit by an object during a protest, Brazilian authorities are discussing legislative changes that will harden penalties for disobedience in protests.
21 February 2014
The Developing Latin America 2013 Apps Challenge selected 6 projects for the Regional acceleration stage, which seeks sustainable Apps with high social impact.
7 February 2014
Broadcast on a television soap opera to millions of Brazilians, a gay kiss has scored a goal in the fight against homophobia.
31 January 2014
During three months, reporters from Agência Pública sought to uncover the trail of investments of the National Bank of Economic and Social Development (BNDES) in infrastructure projects in the Amazon.
26 January 2014
The number of refugees accepted into Brazil practically tripled from 2012 to 2013.
24 January 2014
The documentary Somos Todos (We Are All), now available online, gives a voice to the former residents of the Pinheirinho community who lost their homes in January 2012.
8 January 2014
Imagine a school without classrooms, schedules or exams. A curriculum which is decided upon by the children, through consensus, and which includes subjects such as circus and meditation.
27 December 2013
An auction in Mato Grosso do Sul raised one million Brazilian reals for armed security on farms "against indigenous occupations. Ruralists claimed the funds would not finance a militia.