From drones to facial recognition, police across the region are adopting digital tools. But some worry about abuse.
The announcement of a new council to oversee Amazon policy might suggest a changing stance toward deforestation.
The world’s fifth-most populous country is one of the main prizes in a global encounter between Beijing and Washington.
The possibility of an encounter between Brazil’s Dom Pedro II and Frederick Douglass in 1876 raises questions about what might have been.
Culture wars – not free markets – have been the driving force behind Brazil’s new diplomacy. That could change in 2020.
Brazil’s military still plays a major role in Bolsonaro’s government. But after a wave of firings and public disputes, some say the relationship is in trouble.
A study shows 2,500 separate violent incidents targeting environmental defenders. The government, business and society must act.
The first of an AQ series revisiting the decade’s 10 most important stories, and why they really mattered.
Demonstrations across the continent have investors wondering if the same could happen in Brazil – and upend the government’s economic reform agenda.
There is no agribusiness without a healthy Amazon, writes a former Brazilian governor and forestry executive.