by Justin Salhani Jul 29, 2015
Slavery was banned in Brazil in 1888 but nearly 130 years later the country is still grappling with slave-like working conditions in many rural areas.
by Sam P.K. Collins Jul 7, 2015
Why Brazil is trying to convince pregnant women to avoid going under the knife.
by Ari Phillips Jun 30, 2015
The deal was the second major international climate commitment of the day.
by Beenish Ahmed Jun 24, 2015
The town is called Americana and it celebrates its Confederate heritage, while remaining blissfully ignorant of the dark past of its ancestors.
by Alan Pyke May 27, 2015
The horror stories are the same, but the treatment McDonald's workers are getting in Brazil is very different from the system they confront in the United States.
by Samantha Page May 12, 2015
Breaking the cycle of deforestation in the Amazon is critical to fighting climate change.
by Travis Waldron May 12, 2015
Four of Brazil's World Cup stadiums are already obsolete less than a year after the event began.
by Travis Waldron Apr 10, 2015
Hundreds of Rio residents are protesting that they were relocated out of their homes in a building once slated to become an Olympic hotel.
by Natasha Geiling Apr 1, 2015
Activists are calling it "a major step forward for the soy industry.”
by Travis Waldron Mar 24, 2015
The luxury developments are indicative of the type of displacement that takes place around Olympics in Brazil and elsewhere.