Brazil

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
'I know we are only of the size of a grain of sand but we make a huge difference' says Antonio Dace, of the Munduruku community in the Brazilian Amazon
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Amid massive protests, neoliberal government installed after coup aims to lock...
Nika Knight, staff writer
A portion of the Amazon rainforest is illegally burned in the Brazilian state of Para.
Latin America remains the most dangerous region in the world for land defenders...

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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...