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  1. Backlash to Anitta’s Music Video Evokes a Painful History in Brazil Express, May 18

    Outrage over the pop star’s new music video brought Brazil’s struggle with religious intolerance into view.

  2. La diplomacia de Musk: cautivar a la derecha mundial para beneficiarse En español, May 16

    Elon Musk ha creado una constelación de jefes de Estado aliados —Javier Milei en Argentina, Narendra Modi en India— para impulsar sus políticas y expandir su imperio empresarial.

  3. Una donación masiva de fósiles ayuda al Museo Nacional de Brasil a resurgir de las cenizas En español, May 15

    Un regalo del extranjero de más de 1100 fósiles brasileños tiene como objetivo intensificar los esfuerzos para reconstruir el museo, que sufrió daños importantes por un incendio en 2018.

  4. Elon Musk’s Diplomacy: Woo Right-Wing World Leaders. Then Benefit. Business, May 12

    Mr. Musk has built a constellation of like-minded heads of state — including Argentina’s Javier Milei and India’s Narendra Modi — to push his own politics and expand his business empire.

  5. The Doom vs. Optimism Debate Climate, May 9

    How to reconcile two new reports that seem to tell very different stories about the state of climate change.

  6. Massive Fossil Donation Helps Brazil’s National Museum Rise From the Ashes Science, May 9

    A gift from abroad of more than 1,100 Brazilian fossils aims to step up efforts to rebuild the country’s National Museum, which suffered major fire damage in 2018.

  7. Inundaciones en el sur de Brasil: Rio Grande do Sul bajo el agua En español, May 9

    Las lluvias torrenciales han provocado una de las peores inundaciones de la historia moderna de Brasil, dejando al menos 100 muertos y casi todo un estado sumergido.

  8. Images of a Brazilian City Underwater Foreign, May 8

    Torrential rains have caused one of Brazil’s worst floods in modern history, leaving more than 100 dead and nearly an entire state submerged.

  9. Elon Musk y el Partido Republicano se han convertido en voces influyentes en la política de Brasil En español, May 8

    El empresario multimillonario y los republicanos de la Cámara de Representantes han dado nueva vida al expresidente Jair Bolsonaro al atacar al Supremo Tribunal Federal de Brasil.

  10. The New Players in Brazilian Politics? Elon Musk and Republicans. Foreign, May 7

    The billionaire businessman and House Republicans have given new life to former President Jair Bolsonaro by attacking Brazil’s Supreme Court.

  11. ¿Proteger los árboles de la Amazonía puede ser más rentable que la ganadería? En español, May 5

    Varias empresas quieren crear una nueva industria que pueda hacer que los árboles, que almacenan el carbono que calienta al planeta, sean más lucrativos que la mayor causa de deforestación mundial: la ganadería.

  12. Madonna Brings Massive Free Concert to Rio, Capping Celebration Tour Culture, May 5

    The pop superstar performed a final date on her global trek marking four decades of hits: a set on Copacabana Beach before the largest live crowd of her career.

  13. At Venice Biennale, Artists Make a Case for Returning Looted Artifacts Culture, May 3

    For years, activists and politicians have led discussions about whether disputed museum objects should go back to their countries of origin. At this year’s Biennale, artists are entering the fray.

  14. Las lluvias torrenciales dejan al menos 13 muertos y más desaparecidos en Brasil En español, May 2

    Cuatro días de lluvias torrenciales han inundado muchas zonas de un estado del sur del país, aislando ciudades y dejando a personas atrapadas a la espera de helicópteros de rescate.

  15. Torrential Rains Leave at Least 29 Dead and More Missing in Brazil Foreign, May 2

    Four days of pounding rain have inundated many parts of a southern state, cutting off towns and leaving people trapped as they await rescue by helicopters.

  16. Frieze New York Brings a Rich, Cross-Cultural Mix Weekend, May 2

    The Shed welcomes an international survey of painting, textiles and collage to its galleries. Our critic picks his 23 favorite booths.

  17. Can Forests Be More Profitable Than Beef? Climate, May 2

    Cattle ranches have ruled the Amazon for decades. Now, new companies are selling something else: the ability of trees to lock away planet-warming carbon.

  18. The Venice Biennale and the Art of Turning Backward Culture, April 24

    Every art institution now speaks of progress, justice, transformation. What if all those words hide a more old-fashioned aim?

  19. Bolsonaro enfrenta posibles cargos penales por falsificar registros de vacunación En español, March 19

    La investigación sugiere que el expresidente de Brasil obtuvo la idea de falsificar su cartilla de vacunación para viajar a Estados Unidos de su ayudante Mauro Cid.

  20. Brazil Police Recommend Criminal Charges Against Bolsonaro Foreign, March 19

    The federal police accused the former president of falsifying his Covid-19 vaccination records.

  21. How Telling Stories to My Daughter Got Me Through the Darkest Times Op Ed, January 1

    Amid an unhinged far-right presidency and a devastating pandemic, it was a lifeline.

  22. Como contar histórias para minha filha me ajudou nos tempos mais difíceis Opinion, January 1

    Em meio a uma tresloucada presidência de extrema direita e uma pandemia devastadora, foi uma tábua de salvação.

  23. Brazil’s Police Raid Bolsonaro Home in Fake Vaccine Cards Case Foreign, May 3

    The authorities arrested a close aide of former President Jair Bolsonaro on charges that he forged vaccine records, possibly to help Mr. Bolsonaro enter the United States.

  24. A Visa Backlog Abroad Is Taking a Toll Inside the U.S., Too Travel, April 13

    The pileup has left visitors from places like Brazil, Colombia, India and Mexico waiting months, even a year or more, to visit family or do business in America.

  25. O que as Favelas Brasileiras Podem nos Ensinar sobre Confiança Opinion, April 11

    A comunidade faz uma grande diferença em tempos de pandemia.

  26. La gran lección pandémica de las favelas de Brasil En español, April 11

    Las autoridades deben aprender a ganarse la confianza de las comunidades, que sin su apoyo han tenido que coordinarse para sobrevivir.

  27. Brazil’s Favelas Offer Lessons in Building Trust Op Ed, April 9

    Community goes a long way in pandemics.

  28. Your Monday Briefing: China Reopens Dining, January 8

    Also, Brazilians storm government offices and the Times investigates a 2021 Kabul airstrike.

  29. El virus olvidado: investigadores y familias afectadas por el zika tienen problemas para encontrar apoyo en Español, August 17

    Algunos bebés que nacieron con las devastadoras consecuencias de la enfermedad transmitida por mosquitos ya tienen 7 años, pero la covid ha acaparado la atención del mundo.

  30. El virus olvidado: investigadores y familias afectadas por el zika tienen problemas para encontrar apoyo en Español, August 17

    Algunos bebés que nacieron con las devastadoras consecuencias de la enfermedad transmitida por mosquitos ya tienen 7 años, pero la covid ha acaparado la atención del mundo.

  31. The Forgotten Virus: Zika Families and Researchers Struggle for Support Science, August 16

    Some babies born with devastating birth defects from the mosquito-borne illness are 7 now, but Covid turned the world’s attention away.

  32. Sharp Drop in Childhood Vaccinations Threatens Millions of Lives Science, July 15

    Pandemic lockdowns, misinformation campaigns, conflicts, climate crises and other problems diverted resources and contributed to the largest backslide in routine immunization in 30 years.