Posts tagged with ‘Brazil’


Brazil: Bolsonaro Leads 2019 Record for Attacks on the Press
teleSUR | Human Wrongs Watch – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 20th, 2020 (MEDIA | No Comments »)
(Português) Área com Alertas de Desmatamento na Amazônia Aumenta 85% em 2019
ANDA Agência de Notícias de Direitos Animais – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 20th, 2020 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | No Comments »)
Illegal Tin Mining Leaves Trail of Ruin in Protected Brazilian Rainforest
Ana Ionova | Mongabay – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 6th, 2020 (BRICS, ENVIRONMENT | No Comments »)
The Freedom of Lula
Fernando Ayala | Human Wrongs Watch – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 23rd, 2019 (BRICS | No Comments »)
Record Number of Fires Rage around Amazonia Farms That Supply the World’s Biggest Butchers
Andrew Wasley , Alexandra Heal , André Campos and Sam Cutler – The Bureau of Investigative Journalism
December 16th, 2019 (BRICS, LATIN AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN, ENVIRONMENT | No Comments »)
Brazil’s Deepening Malaise
Robert Rotberg - The Globe and Mail
December 2nd, 2019 (BRICS | No Comments »)
Oil Spill Hits 643 Areas in 116 Cities in Northeast and Southeast Brazil
Igor Carvalho | Brasil de Fato – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 25th, 2019 (BRICS, ENVIRONMENT, ENERGY | No Comments »)
Political Prisoner: Brazil’s Ex-President Lula Freed after 580 Days in Prison
Brasil de Fato – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 18th, 2019 (BRICS | No Comments »)
Brazil: Lula Is Free!
Ana Paula Vargas and Vijay Prashad | Brasil de Fato – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 11th, 2019 (NEWS, BRICS, LATIN AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN, JUSTICE | No Comments »)
(Deutsch) Wie die Deutschen den Regenwald mit aufessen
Anette Dowideit | WELT – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 28th, 2019 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | No Comments »)
German Appetite for Beef Eats into Brazilian Rainforest
Andrew Wasley and Alexandra Heal – The Bureau of Investigative Journalism
October 28th, 2019 (BRICS, EUROPE, LATIN AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN, ENVIRONMENT, ANIMAL RIGHTS - VEGETARIANISM | No Comments »)
Brazilian Experts Warn in Open Letter to President Bolsonaro a ‘Genocide Is Underway’ against Uncontacted Tribes
Jessica Corbett – Common Dreams
October 14th, 2019 (HUMAN RIGHTS, INDIGENOUS RIGHTS, BRICS, LATIN AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN, MILITARISM | Comments Off on Brazilian Experts Warn in Open Letter to President Bolsonaro a ‘Genocide Is Underway’ against Uncontacted Tribes)
(Português) Queimadas na Bolívia Matam 2,3 Milhões de Animais
David Arioch | Vegazeta – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 7th, 2019 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) Queimadas na Bolívia Matam 2,3 Milhões de Animais)
Fearful of Lula’s Exoneration, His Once-Fanatical Prosecutors Request His Release from Prison. But Lula Refuses.
Glenn Greenwald – The Intercept
October 7th, 2019 (BRICS, JUSTICE | Comments Off on Fearful of Lula’s Exoneration, His Once-Fanatical Prosecutors Request His Release from Prison. But Lula Refuses.)
(Português) A Destruição das “Indias Brasileiras”
Leonardo Boff – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 23rd, 2019 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) A Destruição das “Indias Brasileiras”)
Amazon: The Common Wealth of the Earth and Humanity
Leonardo Boff – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 23rd, 2019 (BRICS, LATIN AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN, ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Amazon: The Common Wealth of the Earth and Humanity)
How a Major Meat Company Is Linked to Amazon Deforestation
The Bureau of Investigative Journalism – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 23rd, 2019 (SHORT VIDEO CLIPS | Comments Off on How a Major Meat Company Is Linked to Amazon Deforestation)
On the Precipice: The Collective Asteroid of Human History
Tom Engelhardt - TomDispatch
September 23rd, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on On the Precipice: The Collective Asteroid of Human History)
(Português) Brasil: Lei da vaquejada sancionada por Bolsonaro entra em vigor
David Arioch | Vegazeta – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 23rd, 2019 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) Brasil: Lei da vaquejada sancionada por Bolsonaro entra em vigor)
Who’s Responsible for the Ecocide in the Amazon
Juan Manuel Crespo | Open Democracy – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 16th, 2019 (CAPITALISM, ANGLO AMERICA, BRICS, LATIN AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN, ENVIRONMENT, TRADE, ECONOMICS, DEVELOPMENT | Comments Off on Who’s Responsible for the Ecocide in the Amazon)
USA and Brazil Agree to Amazon Development
BBC – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 16th, 2019 (NEWS, CAPITALISM, ANGLO AMERICA, BRICS, LATIN AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN, ENVIRONMENT, ECONOMICS | Comments Off on USA and Brazil Agree to Amazon Development)
Activists Follow the Money Fueling Amazon Fires
Negin Owliaei Kelsey Hawkins-Johnson | Inequality – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 16th, 2019 (INDIGENOUS RIGHTS, CAPITALISM, ANGLO AMERICA, BRICS, LATIN AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN, ENVIRONMENT, ECONOMICS, DEVELOPMENT | Comments Off on Activists Follow the Money Fueling Amazon Fires)
Burning Amazonia, Denying Climate Change, Devastating Syria, Starving Yemen, Ignoring Kashmir
Richard Falk | Global Justice in the 21st Century – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 9th, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on Burning Amazonia, Denying Climate Change, Devastating Syria, Starving Yemen, Ignoring Kashmir)
Plants Can Recover after Being Burned, so Why Might Some Species in the Amazon Face Local Wipe Out?
Kimberley Simpson – The Conversation
September 9th, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Plants Can Recover after Being Burned, so Why Might Some Species in the Amazon Face Local Wipe Out?)
(Français) Les feux en Amazonie : pour mieux comprendre
Thierry Velu | Groupe de Secours Catastrophe Français – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 9th, 2019 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Français) Les feux en Amazonie : pour mieux comprendre)
The Destruction of the Amazon, Explained
The Week – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 9th, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on The Destruction of the Amazon, Explained)
The Companies behind the Burning of the Amazon
Glenn Hurowitz, Mat Jacobson, Etelle Higonnet, and Lucia von Reusner | Mighty Earth – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 9th, 2019 (INDIGENOUS RIGHTS, CURRENT AFFAIRS, CAPITALISM, EXPOSURES - EXPOSÉS, ANGLO AMERICA, BRICS, ENVIRONMENT, JUSTICE, ECONOMICS | Comments Off on The Companies behind the Burning of the Amazon)
(Português) ONG internacional denuncia empresas que financiam queimadas na Amazônia
David Arioch | Vegazeta – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 9th, 2019 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) ONG internacional denuncia empresas que financiam queimadas na Amazônia)
BRICS Was Created as a Tool of Attack: Lula
Pepe Escobar – Asia Times
September 9th, 2019 (BRICS | Comments Off on BRICS Was Created as a Tool of Attack: Lula)
We Are All Indigenous
Robert C. Koehler | Common Wonders – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 9th, 2019 (TMS PEACE JOURNALISM | 1 Comment »)
(Português) Comissão do Congresso brasileiro aprova emenda à Constituição que permite exploração agrícola de terras indígenas
Rádio Renascença [Portugal] – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 2nd, 2019 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) Comissão do Congresso brasileiro aprova emenda à Constituição que permite exploração agrícola de terras indígenas)
(Português) O legado de Chico Mendes para o Sínodo Panamazônico
Leonardo Boff – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 2nd, 2019 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) O legado de Chico Mendes para o Sínodo Panamazônico)
Bolivian Fires Are Threatening People and Wildlife–It’s Not Just Brazil’s Amazon Rainforest That’s Ablaze
Claire F.R. Wordley – The Conversation
September 2nd, 2019 (BRICS, LATIN AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN, ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Bolivian Fires Are Threatening People and Wildlife–It’s Not Just Brazil’s Amazon Rainforest That’s Ablaze)
(Português) Steve Schwarzman, Apoiador de Donald Trump, Impulsiona o Desmatamento na Amazônia
Ryan Grim – The Intercept
September 2nd, 2019 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) Steve Schwarzman, Apoiador de Donald Trump, Impulsiona o Desmatamento na Amazônia)
A Top Financier of Trump and McConnell Is a Driving Force behind Amazon Deforestation
Ryan Grim – The Intercept
September 2nd, 2019 (CAPITALISM, EXPOSURES - EXPOSÉS, ANGLO AMERICA, BRICS, LATIN AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN, ENVIRONMENT, ECONOMICS | Comments Off on A Top Financier of Trump and McConnell Is a Driving Force behind Amazon Deforestation)
We Aren’t Terrified Enough about Losing the Amazon
James Temple | MIT Technology Review – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 2nd, 2019 (BRICS, LATIN AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN, ENVIRONMENT, SCIENCE | Comments Off on We Aren’t Terrified Enough about Losing the Amazon)
GOP Lobbyists Help Brazil Recruit U.S. Companies to Exploit the Amazon
Lee Fang – The Intercept
September 2nd, 2019 (CAPITALISM, ANGLO AMERICA, BRICS, LATIN AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN, ENVIRONMENT, ECONOMICS | Comments Off on GOP Lobbyists Help Brazil Recruit U.S. Companies to Exploit the Amazon)
Leonardo Dicaprio’s Foundation Pledges $5 Million in Aid for Amazon Rainforest Fires
Christopher Brito – CBS News
September 2nd, 2019 (CONFLICT RESOLUTION - MEDIATION, ACTIVISM, BRICS, LATIN AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN, ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Leonardo Dicaprio’s Foundation Pledges $5 Million in Aid for Amazon Rainforest Fires)
Amazon Fires: Jair Bolsonaro Faces Mounting Political Backlash in Brazil – Even from His Allies
Anthony Pereira – The Conversation
September 2nd, 2019 (BRICS | Comments Off on Amazon Fires: Jair Bolsonaro Faces Mounting Political Backlash in Brazil – Even from His Allies)
Amazon’s Indigenous Warriors Take on Invading Loggers and Ranchers
Fabiano Maisonnave – The Guardian
September 2nd, 2019 (ACTIVISM, HUMAN RIGHTS, INDIGENOUS RIGHTS, BRICS, LATIN AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN | Comments Off on Amazon’s Indigenous Warriors Take on Invading Loggers and Ranchers)
Wildfires Rage throughout the Amazon Rainforest
Bryan Dyne | WSWS – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2019 (BRICS, LATIN AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN, ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Wildfires Rage throughout the Amazon Rainforest)
(Português) Amazônia em Chamas
René Wadlow – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2019 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) Amazônia em Chamas)
July Was the Hottest Month Ever on Earth – Now Massive Wildfires Are Burning Across the Globe
Trevor Hughes - USA TODAY
August 26th, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on July Was the Hottest Month Ever on Earth – Now Massive Wildfires Are Burning Across the Globe)
The Amazon Rainforests Are on Fire – Brazil’s Trump-Like President, Jair Bolsonaro, Is to Blame
Bill McKibben – NBC News
August 26th, 2019 (BRICS, LATIN AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN, ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on The Amazon Rainforests Are on Fire – Brazil’s Trump-Like President, Jair Bolsonaro, Is to Blame)
(Français) Notre monde en voie de disparition: Forêts Tropicales
Robert J. Burrowes, Ph.D. – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 19th, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS, ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Français) Notre monde en voie de disparition: Forêts Tropicales)
Our Vanishing World (Part 1): Rainforests
Robert J. Burrowes, Ph.D. – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 12th, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on Our Vanishing World (Part 1): Rainforests)
(Português) Desflorestação da Amazónia brasileira cresce 278% num ano
MadreMedia | Lusa – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 12th, 2019 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) Desflorestação da Amazónia brasileira cresce 278% num ano)
The Right Has Power in Latin America, but No Plan
Alexander Main – Jacobin Magazine
August 12th, 2019 (LATIN AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN | Comments Off on The Right Has Power in Latin America, but No Plan)
Eat Less Meat: UN Climate Change Report Calls for Change to Human Diet
Quirin Schiermeier | Nature – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 12th, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Eat Less Meat: UN Climate Change Report Calls for Change to Human Diet)
IPCC Special Report: Climate Change and Land
UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 12th, 2019 (UNITED NATIONS, ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on IPCC Special Report: Climate Change and Land)
Brazil Supreme Court Minister Rules to Protect Press Freedom for Glenn Greenwald and The Intercept
Trevor Timm – The Intercept
August 12th, 2019 (BRICS, MEDIA, BIG BROTHER - SPYING - SURVEILLANCE - WHISTLEBLOWING, JUSTICE | Comments Off on Brazil Supreme Court Minister Rules to Protect Press Freedom for Glenn Greenwald and The Intercept)
Murder of Brazilian Indigenous Leader a ‘Worrying Symptom’ of Land Invasion
UN News – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 5th, 2019 (HUMAN RIGHTS, INDIGENOUS RIGHTS, BRICS, ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Murder of Brazilian Indigenous Leader a ‘Worrying Symptom’ of Land Invasion)
Amazon Deforestation: Bolsonaro Government Accused of Seeking to Sow Doubt over Data
Jonathan Watts – The Guardian
August 5th, 2019 (BRICS, ENVIRONMENT, SCIENCE | Comments Off on Amazon Deforestation: Bolsonaro Government Accused of Seeking to Sow Doubt over Data)
Brazil’s Massive Crime against Humanity in the Amazon Forest
Paul Craig Roberts – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 5th, 2019 (BRICS, ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Brazil’s Massive Crime against Humanity in the Amazon Forest)
What Now, Brazil?
Boaventura de Sousa Santos | Human Wrongs Watch – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 5th, 2019 (BRICS | Comments Off on What Now, Brazil?)
Under Brazil’s Far Right Leader, Amazon Protections Slashed and Forests Fall
Letícia Casado and Ernesto Londoño – The New York Times
July 29th, 2019 (BRICS, ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Under Brazil’s Far Right Leader, Amazon Protections Slashed and Forests Fall)
(Português) Cidadania, Florestania: A Amazônia, Titular de Direitos
Leonardo Boff – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 29th, 2019 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) Cidadania, Florestania: A Amazônia, Titular de Direitos)
Jair Bolsonaro Wants to Deforest the Amazon – What Powers Does the UN Have to Stop Him?
Ash Murphy – The Conversation
July 22nd, 2019 (BRICS, UNITED NATIONS, ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Jair Bolsonaro Wants to Deforest the Amazon – What Powers Does the UN Have to Stop Him?)
Land Thieves Ramp up Deforestation in Brazil’s Jamanxim National Forest
Sue Branford and Thais Borges | Mongabay – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 15th, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Land Thieves Ramp up Deforestation in Brazil’s Jamanxim National Forest)
Restorative Justice in Brazil: Culture of Peace instead of Punishment
CPNN | Justica Restaurativa em Debate – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 8th, 2019 (BRICS, JUSTICE | Comments Off on Restorative Justice in Brazil: Culture of Peace instead of Punishment)
Amazon Rainforest on Fire in Brazil
Alexander Zaitchik – The Intercept
July 8th, 2019 (INDIGENOUS RIGHTS, BRICS, LATIN AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN, ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Amazon Rainforest on Fire in Brazil)
(Português) A Lava Jato usou o Judiciário brasileiro para fins políticos
João Filho – The Intercept Brasil
June 24th, 2019 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) A Lava Jato usou o Judiciário brasileiro para fins políticos)
Reports Confirm Political Bias behind Legal Persecution of Brazil’s Ex-President Lula
Peoples Dispatch – Brasil de Fato
June 24th, 2019 (BRICS | Comments Off on Reports Confirm Political Bias behind Legal Persecution of Brazil’s Ex-President Lula)
“Their Little Show”: Brazilian Judge in Corruption Case Mocked Lula’s Defense and Secretly Directed Prosecutors’ Media Strategy During Trial
Andrew Fishman, Rafael Moro Martins, Leandro Demori, Glenn Greenwald and Amanda Audi – the Intercept
June 24th, 2019 (BRICS | Comments Off on “Their Little Show”: Brazilian Judge in Corruption Case Mocked Lula’s Defense and Secretly Directed Prosecutors’ Media Strategy During Trial)
Glenn Greenwald on the Leaked Brazil Archive Exposing Operation Car Wash
The Intercept – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 17th, 2019 (SHORT VIDEO CLIPS | Comments Off on Glenn Greenwald on the Leaked Brazil Archive Exposing Operation Car Wash)
How and Why the Intercept Is Reporting on a Vast Trove of Materials about Brazil’s Operation Car Wash and Justice Minister Sergio Moro (Parts 1 to 3)
Glenn Greenwald, Leandro Demori and Betsy Reed – The Intercept
June 17th, 2019 (BRICS | Comments Off on How and Why the Intercept Is Reporting on a Vast Trove of Materials about Brazil’s Operation Car Wash and Justice Minister Sergio Moro (Parts 1 to 3))
Brazil: Lula Is Innocent. Free Him Now.
Tony Burke – Jacobin Magazine
June 17th, 2019 (BRICS, LATIN AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN, JUSTICE | Comments Off on Brazil: Lula Is Innocent. Free Him Now.)
‘We Are Literally Sawing Off the Branch We All Live On’: Amazon Deforestation Increasing Under Bolsonaro
Eoin Higgins – Common Dreams
June 10th, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on ‘We Are Literally Sawing Off the Branch We All Live On’: Amazon Deforestation Increasing Under Bolsonaro)
(Português) Governo permite que caçadores brasileiros comprem até 15 armas
David Arioch | Vegazeta – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 3rd, 2019 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) Governo permite que caçadores brasileiros comprem até 15 armas)
Watch: Interview with Brazil’s Ex-President Lula from Prison, Discussing Global Threats, Neoliberalism, Bolsonaro, and More
Glenn Greenwald – The Intercept
May 27th, 2019 (BRICS, IN-DEPTH VIDEOS | Comments Off on Watch: Interview with Brazil’s Ex-President Lula from Prison, Discussing Global Threats, Neoliberalism, Bolsonaro, and More)
(Português) Video: Glenn Greenwald Entrevista Lula – ‘Bolsonaro é a velha política, eu sou a nova’
Glenn Greenwald – The Intercept
May 27th, 2019 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES, IN-DEPTH VIDEOS | Comments Off on (Português) Video: Glenn Greenwald Entrevista Lula – ‘Bolsonaro é a velha política, eu sou a nova’)
The 2016 Coup in Brazil: The Door to Disaster
Dilma Rousseff | Brasil de Fato – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 22nd, 2019 (BRICS | 1 Comment »)
(Français) Marielle Castro : “Être une femme noire, c’est résister et se battre tout le temps pour survivre”
Mariana Pitasse | Investig’Action – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 26th, 2018 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Français) Marielle Castro : “Être une femme noire, c’est résister et se battre tout le temps pour survivre”)
(Castellano) Brasil: un barco a la deriva
Leonardo Boff – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 4th, 2017 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Castellano) Brasil: un barco a la deriva)