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Flooding in Brazil Kills At Least 20 People, Leaves More Than 50,000 Displaced
Extreme rains have caused destruction in northeastern Brazil, killing at least 20 people and leaving more than 50,000 displaced, according to the New York Times.
Deforestation in Amazon Highest in 15 Years
Deforestation in the Amazon rainforest in Brazil increased by 22% over the past year, according to Brazil’s space research agency INPE.
Climate Advocates Call Brazil’s Major Drought A ‘Warning Sign’
Brazil is experiencing one of the worst droughts in nearly a century — and climate advocates are calling for the gov't to take action.
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro Tests Positive For Coronavirus
Bolsonaro has repeatedly downplayed the seriousness of COVID-19 in Brazil, calling it “a little flu.” Brazil has the second-highest number of cases in the world.
Trump Suspends Travel From Hard-Hit Brazil As Virus Worsens In Latin America
Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro attracted criticism for calling the coronavirus “a little flu" and has focused on trying to bolster the country’s economy.
Opinion: Brazil’s 1st Indigenous Congresswoman Wants Her Government to Save the Amazon
Joênia Wapixana is fighting for Brazil’s Indigenous people and their land as President Jair Bolsonaro weakens protections.
Brazil's Bolsonaro Rejects $22M in Aid as Amazon Burns
Brazil's far-right president rejected $22 million in aid as the Amazon burns.
Brazilian Chief of Kayapo People Urges World to Intervene for the Amazon
This Indigenous chief is sending an urgent message to the world as Brazil’s government allows the "planet’s lungs" to burn.
Fires Continue to Devastate Brazilian Amazon, Aerial Footage Reveals
Shocking new aerial footage shows the devastating extent of fires tearing through the Amazon in Brazil.
Bees Die in Record Numbers in Brazil
Approx 500M bees died in Brazil in just three months this year.
Brazil's Razing of the Amazon Rainforest, In Numbers
The Amazon rainforest is losing 3 football fields' worth of trees every minute.
Brazil Criminalizes Homophobia
This country just officially made homophobia a crime.
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