Brazil

Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Labor reform proposal, just passed by lower house of Congress, would severely curtail workers' rights
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
'I know we are only of the size of a grain of sand but we make a huge...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Amid massive protests, neoliberal government installed after coup aims to lock...

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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...