March 8, 2017

In the study, Brazil stands out for its progress in closing the gender gap over the past two decades.

February 23, 2017

As part of an effort to ‘clean up’ Brazil’s biggest city, mayor João Doria has been down on his knees, spraying grey paint over beloved street art. Locals are furious.

February 15, 2017

As the country tries to move from kneeling to standing, Brazil’s rapidly changing fortunes—booming, busting and now trying to recover in two to three years—has left hundreds of CEOs there asking the same pergunta: How do today’s business leaders best attract talent in...

February 11, 2017

Brazil’s increasingly powerful evangelical church and its progressive movements are both pushing to refine Carnaval to match their often opposing priorities.

December 16, 2016

Imagine setting your budget today for every year through 2036. This week, the world’s ninth-largest economy made just such a decision.

December 13, 2016

Dayse Paparoto, a 31-year old chef with crooked glasses and a toothy grin, has suddenly become a symbol of feminist resistance to Brazilian machismo.

November 30, 2016

Many Brazilians are revolted by the image, which seems to give shape in pixel form to a feeling that many people share: That the country’s politicians are not only uninterested in the concerns of the people, but that they are actively ignoring them.

November 29, 2016

Those who remember the Marshall University football team's crash will be startled by the similarities.

November 25, 2016

The word chacina derives from the killing of pigs. But ask any Brazilian, and they will tell you that there is another, more disturbing meaning of that word.

October 30, 2016

Brazil’s politics have swung to the right in what will go down in history books as a sea-change period.

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