Police Are Killing with Impunity Inside Rio’s Favelas
Rio’s police have already killed more than 1,000 people this year.
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Only 8 People in This Indigenous Tribe Still Speak Their Native Language – the Amazon Fires May Wipe It Out Completely
Indigenous leaders have said there is a "physical, environmental and cultural genocide" in the Amazon.
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The Amazon Rainforest Was Once a Human Success Story. It Could Be Again
For millennia, Indigenous practices have enhanced the biodiversity, fertility and carbon-sucking powers of the most biodiverse region on land.
Brazil’s President Says He Won’t Save the Amazon Unless He Gets an Apology from Macron
The "lungs of the planet" are on fire, and a dispute between Jair Bolsonaro and Emmanuel Macron has reached new levels of pettiness.
Brazil Tells the G7 and Its Amazon Fire Fund to Go to Hell
The world is literally on fire, and Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro is busy talking smack about Emmanuel Macron's wife.
Just How Bad Are the Amazon Fires?
In a word: Bad. In two words: Really bad.
Brazil's President Bolsonaro Is Now Spreading Conspiracy Theories About the Amazon Fires
Jair Bolsonaro, whose support of Amazon deforestation has earned him the nickname "Captain Chainsaw", is blaming the fires on environmental groups.
The Amazon Wildfires Aren't Natural – Blame Humans
As the Amazon burns, it's important to know that intense wildfires aren't natural to the largest tropical rainforest ecosystem on Earth – people are to blame.
The Amazon Is on Fire and the Smoke Can Be Seen from Space
The Amazon has been burning for weeks amid increasing deforestation. The intense smoke was detected by NASA and plunged São Paulo into darkness on Monday.
The Teenage Girls Building Their Own Ballet School in a Rio Favela
The crowdfunder set up after the release of the VICE documentary 'Ballet & Bullets: Dancing Out of the Favela' has raised enough money for the Na Ponta dos Pés school to build its own community centre.
Dive into the Playfully Psychedelic World of Boogarins
The Brazilian band shares the excellent new single “Invenção,” another single off their fourth LP 'Sombrou Dúvida.'
How São Paulo Fell in Love with Sushi
“Being a Brazilian chef but a descendant of Japanese immigrants, I try to combine all my cultural references to create my dishes.”