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Mar 16, 2015, 6:30pm EDT
  • August 31, 2016

    Dilma Rousseff's impeachment, explained in 500 words

    A simple guide to a complicated crisis.

  • May 12, 2016

    Brazil just suspended its president. These 3 numbers explain why.

    A major development in Latin America's largest economy.

  • May 11, 2016

    3 revealing myths about Brazil's crisis

    These common myths about Brazil's current political and economic crises reveal a lot about the country's image.

  • May 10, 2016

    The past day in Brazil has been a roller coaster. Here’s why.

    The speaker of Brazil's house tried to call backsies on a successful impeachment vote. Yes, seriously.

  • March 18, 2016

    Brazil's Petrobras scandal, explained

    How the absolutely stunning scandal happened, how it got uncovered, and how it's reshaping Brazilian politics.

  • March 4, 2016

    Brazil's Petrobras scandal could bring down its government. Here's why.

    "Rolex watches, $3,000 bottles of wine, yachts, helicopters and prostitutes."

  • July 27, 2015

    63% of Brazilians want to impeach their president. Here's why.

    Brazil’s growing political crisis, explained in fewer than 500 words.

  • March 16, 2015

    Stunning photos of Brazil's massive anti-government protests

    Nationwide demonstrations may have drawn more than a million people.

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