A raid on May 6 killed 27 young residents, and an investigation is underway. But witnesses and human rights advocates claim the incident was a “massacre.”
After Brazil refused to import the vaccine, Sputnik V's disinformation machine revved into high gear.
Despite a life-saving Supreme Court ban on police operations in favelas, deadly raids in these poor neighbourhoods are back and on the rise.
For some reason, Batman, the Hulk, and Superman are also involved.
The variant of concern is more than two times more contagious, deadlier, and can reinfect people who are presumably immune.
Drug dealers turned evangelical pastors save souls and lead organized conversion circuits to rescue others in the crime world
Experts say the Latin American giant has created the perfect environment for the virus to adapt.
Facial recognition cameras commit minimal errors in recognizing the faces of white men, but they misidentified black women up to nearly 35 percent of the time, according to a recent study.
President Bolsonaro is encouraging weapons imports and shooting clubs, but discouraging the tracking of firearms in what observers say could be stoking violent crime.
Brazil's president condones unproven medical treatments and is fanning the flames of a growing anti-vaccine movement.