T/brazil

  1. Natural History Museum Will Not Host Gala for Brazil’s President Arts, April 15

    The museum said that it was “deeply concerned” about renting the space for an event to honor someone whose environmental policies had been widely criticized.

  2. Bolsanaro’s Popularity Sinks After a Rocky 100 Days in Brazil World, April 14

    Infighting and self-generated crises have made the first months of Jair Bolsonaro’s presidency turbulent, although he has fulfilled some campaign vows.

  3. Can the Holocaust Be Forgiven? Bolsonaro Says Yes, Drawing Israelis’ Ire World, April 13

    “We can forgive, but we cannot forget,” the Brazilian president told evangelical pastors in Rio de Janeiro. Israel said he was in no position to offer such forgiveness.

  4. Gala Honoree Causes Concern at American Museum of Natural History Arts, April 12

    The museum said it was “deeply concerned” that the event it is hosting will honor Brazil’s president, whose environmental policies have drawn criticism.

  5. Was Money to Help Women in Brazil’s Politics Funneled to Men? World, April 12

    Brazil’s new president promised to clean up politics. Now top leaders in his party are being investigated in connection with a corrupt scheme that undermined female candidates.

  6. ‘It’s Complete Chaos’: Storm Frees Gators in Rio Favela Where Officials Won’t Go World, April 10

    A storm knocked down the walls of a farm that bred caimans, cousins of alligators, in an area controlled by a criminal paramilitary group.

  7. The Rise of the Milícia State Opinion, April 10

    Just how deep do the connections between Brazil’s paramilitary “death squads” and the government run?

  8. A Fire Killed 10 Boys in Brazil, and Exposed the Underbelly of the Soccer Business World, April 6

    Young players with dreams of glory think elite training programs lead to riches. They do. Just rarely for them.

  9. Who’s the Daddy? Neither Twin Would Say. But They Both Will Pay. World, April 3

    With DNA tests of no use, a Brazilian judge ordered two twin brothers to pay child support for a 9-year-old girl.

  10. Brazil’s President Tells Armed Forces to Commemorate Military Coup World, March 29

    Jair Bolsonaro’s view is not mainstream — but the presidency has given him a platform to promote a revisionist version of the military dictatorship.

  11. With Plans for New Hire, El Museo del Barrio Tries to Reach Out to Its Critics Arts, March 28

    The museum announced it would take on a curator focusing on Latinx communities in the United States.

  12. Churrasco That Rises Above at Paladar in East Harlem Food, March 28

    The meat at this modest Brazilian pay-per-pound joint is scarcely adorned, tastes only of itself, salt and fire, and is worthy of eating cut after cut.

  13. Barbecue, Opulent and Austere Slideshow, March 28

    There is no monolithic porterhouse at Paladar in East Harlem: Diversity is the mission, from beef blackened at the edges to dense little chicken hearts.

  14. Former President Michel Temer of Brazil Is Arrested in Bribery Probe World, March 21

    Mr. Temer, a deeply unpopular leader who governed Brazil from 2016 to 2018, has been the target of numerous corruption inquiries.