Jair Bolsonaro has ignored and openly challenged the advice of health authorities, sacked his health minister, and tried to use the coronavirus pandemic for political gain. [Read now...]
The Amazon fire crisis has been 500 years in the making – as Brazil’s indigenous people know only too well.
After five centuries of extraction, the Amazon region stands on the brink. [Read now...]
What the Amazon fires mean for Jair Bolsonaro politically. [Read now...]
Amazon wins ‘.amazon’ domain name, aggravating South American region and undermining digital commons.
Who has the right to use an Amazon domain name? The people who live there or a company with the same name? [Read now...]
Brazilian universities fear Bolsonaro plan to eliminate humanities and slash public education budgets.
Brazil’s new president was elected on promises to radically restructure Brazil. But proposed education spending cuts and curricular changes have students and teachers marching in the streets. [Read now...]
A surprising number of Brazilian voters were willing to go along with some of the more outrageous claims by far-right front-runner Jair Bolsonaro. Why? [Read now...]