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As the Amazon burns, Brazil’s president Bolsonaro attempts to deflect the blame

Brazil’s Amazon rainforest is burning at the highest rate since 2013. The reason? The Brazilian…

Brazil elects a far-right extremist as president

After months of fake news stories and sexist, homophobic and racist rhetoric, Brazil has elected…

Brazil and Soccer, a love story

[su_carousel source=”media: 38326,38327″ limit=”65″ link=”lightbox” width=”800″ height=”540″ responsive=”no” items=”1″] Every child in Brazil receives a…

Assassination of Black LGBT activist in Rio won’t silence voice of favela

Less than a month after the assassination of Brazilian politician and activist Marielle Franco, the…

5 Best Latin American Players to Appear at This Year’s World Cup

Latin America has always had a strong showing at the World Cup and this year…

News Briefs: Oct. 20-Nov. 2, 2016

Justice Department condemns SFPD practices After a nine-month review of the SFPD, the U.S. Department…

Brazilian Senate successfully impeaches President Rousseff

BRAZIL—After 13 years in power, the Brazil’s Workers’ Party (PT) saw its reign fall like…

News Briefs: August 11-24, 2016

[su_label type=”info”]Bay Area [/su_label] Purchase of rent-controlled buildings means tenants can stay The San Francisco…

News Briefs: April 21-May 4

[su_label type=”info”]National[/su_label] Supreme Court will decide fate of Obama immigration reform The Supreme Court began…

News Briefs: Jan. 28 – Feb. 10, 2016

[su_label type=”info”]Bay Area[/su_label] Planning Commission approves interim controls on Mission housing The San Francisco Planning…