Recent history shows that authoritarian-leaning leaders become much more aggressive after winning reelection.
More pundits and politicians are embracing the issue, but the public is less enthusiastic.
AQ takes stock of developments since our special report on sustainable development.
Brazilian millennials love this writer from the 1980s—and his tender depictions of queer life in the big city.
This article is adapted from AQ’s special report on the Summit of the Americas. Click here for the full list of countries. Argentina | Chile | Colombia | Dominican Republic | Ecuador | Guatemala | Mexico | Peru | Venezuela *NOTES: Approval rating updated May 6. Support for democracy reflects percentage who agree that democracy is preferable to any other form of government. Sources: Approval rating: PoderData (April); support for democracy: Latin American Public … Read more
A look at the Bolsonaro and Lula campaigns, from a Brazilian reporter with deep sources in both worlds.
What the region can do about a new authoritarian impulse, with HRW’s Tamara Taraciuk Broner.
AQ’s editor-in-chief returns to Brazil and finds an unexpectedly open 2022 election.
Markets are weighing the short- and long-term consequences of the war in Ukraine.
Brazilian police are investigating after a plane sprayed herbicide in the area.
Economists weigh in on what membership in the “club of rich nations” could mean for their countries.
A new book by Richard Lapper sheds light on Brazil’s culture of popular conservatism.
Amid fears Bolsonaro may try to prevent a peaceful transition, generals emerge as key power brokers.
The incumbent and a former president are polarizing the campaign – and leaving very little room for alternative candidates.