The Amazon basin has all factors that can generate new “zoonotic” diseases, and on a scale unprecedented in human history.
Young, Black Brazilians flocked to see the “Black Panther” movie and saw themselves in Wakanda.
New hotspots are raging, but experts are also concerned about spikes in countries that appeared to have the virus under control.
Indigenous communities from the U.S. to Australia to Brazil have taken matters into their own hands—even closing their borders and implementing curfews—to protect themselves.
Despite being frequently compared to the populist leaders, Duterte said their 'devil may care' approach could wreak havoc in the Philippines.
The pandemic isn't slowing down; it is accelerating.
The mortality rate among indigenous people is twice that of the rest of the population.
Populist Jair Bolsonaro actively discourages social distancing and joins large gatherings of supporters resisting any kind of lockdown.
The mysterious lights were seen by thousands of people, there's video evidence, and people are saying posts disappeared from social media. What happened?
President Jair Bolsonaro’s response: “So what? I’m sorry. What do you want me to do?”
Jair Bolsonaro has pushed unproven coronavirus 'cures' and claimed that his athletic prowess will protect him if he gets infected.
Trans women across Brazil know the dangers of just being themselves—so a Canadian researcher stepped in to help them.