#Brazil

  • Article: Brazil’s Hunger Solution for Its Poorest Children? ‘Human Pet Food’
    Food & Hunger

    Brazil’s Hunger Solution for Its Poorest Children? ‘Human Pet Food’

    By David Brand|Oct. 20, 2017

    The mayor of Latin America’s biggest city wants poor kids to eat dried food pellets to curb hunger. Read more

  • Article: Why Environmental Activists Around the World May Be In Danger
    Environment

    Why Environmental Activists Around the World May Be In Danger

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 25, 2017

    Last year was the most deadly year for activists, but 2017 is on track to be similarly violent. Read more

  • Article: Gold Miners Are Being Investigated for Brutal Killing of Indigenous Tribe in Amazon
    Environment

    Gold Miners Are Being Investigated for Brutal Killing of Indigenous Tribe in Amazon

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 11, 2017

    “They even bragged about cutting up the bodies and throwing them in the river.” Read more

  • Article: Brazil Federal Court Blocks President’s Effort to Open Amazon to Gold Mining
    Environment

    Brazil Federal Court Blocks President’s Effort to Open Amazon to Gold Mining

    By Colleen Curry|Aug. 30, 2017

    The world's biggest rainforest lives to see another day. Read more

  • Article: Brazil’s President Will Allow the Amazon Rainforest to Be Mined for Gold
    Environment

    Brazil’s President Will Allow the Amazon Rainforest to Be Mined for Gold

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 24, 2017

    "[A] gold rush in the region could create irreversible damage to these cultures." Read more

  • Article: 10 Books Students Around The World Are Reading
    Education

    10 Books Students Around The World Are Reading

    By Madison Feser|Aug. 9, 2017

    These are ten classic, and required, readings for students from Albania to Vietnam. Read more

  • Article: 13 Pictures From Around the World You May Have Missed This Week
    Citizenship

    13 Pictures From Around the World You May Have Missed This Week

    By Phineas Rueckert  and  Olivia Kestin|Aug. 4, 2017

    Rwandan elections, unrest in Latin America, and speedo-clad Bosnian high-divers. Read more

  • Article: 5 Countries With Highest Numbers of Child Marriage
    Girls & Women

    5 Countries With Highest Numbers of Child Marriage

    By Madison Feser|July 6, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    117 nations still allow child marriage, and the US is one of them. Read more