Supreme Court Chief Justice overrules injunction that could set Lula free
Brazil’s Supreme Court Chief Justice Dias Toffoli struck down a decision that would have set former President Lula free from (...) READ MORE
Who is Damares Alves, Brazil’s new Minister of Human Rights?
On Thursday afternoon, Jair Bolsonaro’s future Chief of Staff, Onyx Lorenzoni, announced the latest appointment to Brazil’s incoming cabinet. (...) READ MORE
Brazil’s congressional caucuses: the new political parties?
Since October’s election, the focus of Brazilian politics has been on the president-elect Jair Bolsonaro and the composition of (...) READ MORE
The Chicago Boys’ plan failed in Chile. Brazil wants to give it another shot
On January 1st, Jair Bolsonaro will take office as Brazil’s 38th president. He will do so on a platform (...) READ MORE
Brazil’s oldest case finally going to trial. Or is it?
There is a famous saying in Brazil that justice may be slow, but it never fails. The maxim is (...) READ MORE