Category: Brazil

Ruth Needleman: Canoas: A Government of, for and by the People

Oakland, New York, Minneapolis, among others, are exploring the possibility of “participatory budgeting,” an initiative to shift decision-making on development projects from the government to the community

Dave Zirin: Brazil in Peril: The World Cup, the Olympics, and the Zika Virus

The legacy of the 2016 Brazil Olympics could be the spreading of the Zika virus across the hemisphere’s most vulnerable populations

Patrick Bond: BRICS Faces External Capitalist Crisis, Growing Internal Strife

Brazil, Russia, India and China quietly step on African heads to get more IMF voting power, as one instance of the anti-Western rhetorical charade

Shobhan Saxen: The Two Trials of Adlène Hicheur, Scientist, Muslim, Forever Suspect

A scientist from CERN, accused of association with a terrorist group in 2009 and jailed in France before being freed, tells his story

Joris Leverink: Renewed protest against fare hikes kick off in Brazil

Brazilians have taken to the streets in Sao Paolo to protest against bus fare hikes, almost two and a half years after similar protests first kicked off

Immanuel Wallerstein: The BRICS: A Fable for Our Time

The economic strength of the BRICS took a turn for the worse in the 2010s

Jack Rasmus: Neoliberalism Raises Its Ugly Head in South America

As Washington Targets Venezuela, Brazil and Argentina

Ian Steinman: Story of a Disaster Foretold

What the worst environmental disaster in Brazilian history tells us about the real cost of privatization

Alfredo Saad Filho: Brazilian Democracy in Distress: Unpacking Dilma Rousseff’s Impeachment

The ongoing impeachment process is not about corruption, which is merely a serviceable excuse. It is, rather, about a right-wing coalition wrecking an inspiring left-wing experiment

Taisa Sganzerla: Sao Paulo Officials Declare ‘War’ on Students’ Occupy Movement

Three weeks ago, Brazilian teens from Sao Paulo started seizing public schools due to be shut down

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