Jake Johnson, staff writer
"The blockade has caused incalculable humanitarian damages. It is a flagrant, massive, and systematic violation of human rights," said Bruno Rodríguez Parrilla, Cuba's foreign minister.
Jake Johnson, staff writer
Augusto Nunes, a defender of Brazil's far-right President Jair Bolsonaro,...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
A fire burns in brazil
One scientist said that "if this continues, the forest may no longer be able to...


With Brazil's World Cup three weeks away, up to 250,000 unsightly poor people have been driven out of their favelas; thousands of subsequently homeless people have been evicted from encampments; strikes and protests are rampant; and thousands of angry squatters remain in encampments set up to protest a country that spends $14 billion "to have a lovely World Cup and for the city to look nice, yet we still see children sleeping in the street." Street artist Paulo Ito's furious portrayal of the...