Is corruption to blame for the Amazon forest fires?

Is corruption to blame for the Amazon forest fires?

By Rodrigo Telles de Souza Amazonia Is burning and corruption Is one of the reasons says Rodrigo Telles de Souza. Amazonia is the largest tropical rainforest in the world, spread over nine South American countries (Brazil, Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Guyana, French...
What happened in Brazil’s presidential election?

What happened in Brazil’s presidential election?

By Helder Ferreira do Vale Helder Ferreira do Vale casts an eye over the recently concluded Brazilian presidential election. After the most polarized and divisive campaign in its modern history, Brazil has elected as its next president a right-wing politician who...
Could Brazilians elect their own Donald Trump?

Could Brazilians elect their own Donald Trump?

By Jessie Bullock Will Brazil get its own Donald Trump? Brazil’s next election is right around the corner (the campaign starts August 16, and first round elections are October 2) but currently Jair Bolsonaro — a right wing, pro-gun rights, anti-gay firebrand who has...