There’s a president who’s sure, all that glitters is niobium
Brazil’s far-right president Jair Bolsonaro is not a gifted orator. When speaking in public, he speaks in a truncated (...) READ MORE
Marina Silva: Brazil’s last great Environment Minister?
Marina Silva has become a much-maligned figure of Brazilian politics. Dismissed as a perennial presidential also-ran—having put herself forward (...) READ MORE
Sugarcane decree poses latest threat to Brazilian biodiversity
2019 has been a year to forget for Brazilian environmentalists. The dismantling of protection agencies, uptick in Amazon forest (...) READ MORE
Flamengo: champions of … well, just about everything
Welcome back to the Brazil Sports newsletter! After a historic weekend of football, we look back at the unbelievable (...) READ MORE