Born into a poor, mixed-race Amazon family, Marina Silva is on the verge of a stunning election win after taking over her party
Can the BRICS wrest control of the global economy from the United States and Europe, or will their internal contradictions tear them apart?
The movement from below to tackle climate change is gathering pace in South Africa, and elsewhere in the world, in advance of the September 21 mass march against the United Nations
Where is the benefit for the ordinary Brazilian that stays behind after the parade has moved on?
A Pleasure That Hurts
Discussing the recent BRICS conference and the proposal to create a new development bank
In this context, critics are forcing open two crucial debates: first, is BRICS anti-imperialist as advertised, potentially inter-imperialist as the Ukraine battleground portends, or merely sub-imperialist where it counts most: in the ongoing global financial and climate meltdowns?
Venezuela participated in the gathering of the BRICS emerging powers and Latin American regional blocs in Brazil this week
The BRICS Development Bank – with an initial US$50 billion in capital – will be not only BRICS-oriented, but invest in infrastructure projects and sustainable development on a global scale
As the Soccer Games End, Political Ones Begin