“200 years of work, research and knowledge have been lost,” President Michel Temer said in a statement.
Handing public security to the military is likely to worsen the plight of poor residents who are already subject to the worst of Rio's violence.
Members of an “uncontacted” tribe in the Amazon were reportedly killed by illegal miners.
The miners reportedly bragged about the slaughter.
This news is depressing, but at least we have cat videos. 1. Judge Orlando Garcia has put a hold on a law dubbed as a “sanctuary
The country's top prosecutor has charged the president with accepting bribes.
Temer was purportedly taped agreeing to bribe a powerful witness in a corruption investigation.
This will be Brazil’s first general strike in more than two decades if it gets widespread participation.
For Brazilian citizens, it sometimes feels like the whole country is on fire right now. Adriano Machado/Reuters Elements
Institutions, Rule of Law, and Civil Rights Deteriorate in Brazil as Government Doubles Down on Failed Economic Policies
Calheiros defied the order, whereupon the sitting president of the republic, Michel Temer, negotiated with the rest of the