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  1. Brazil Under Bolsonaro Has Message for Teenagers: Save Sex for Marriage

    Brazil’s minister for women and families, an evangelical pastor, formulated a new abstinence campaign in consultation with a religious group. Critics say the move blurs the church-state line.

  2. Reporters Face New Threats From the Governments They Cover

    The cases against Julian Assange and Glenn Greenwald may be models for a crackdown.

  3. Glenn Greenwald in Bolsonaro’s Brazil: ‘I Trigger a Lot of Their Primal Rage’

    The American journalist has found himself at the center of another political firestorm, this time over press freedom in Brazil.

  4. Claudio Roditi, Lyrical Jazz Trumpeter, Is Dead at 73

    The Brazilian-born Mr. Roditi fused in his playing the gentle lilt of samba with the drive of the post-bop trumpet tradition.

  5. La guerra de Bolsonaro contra la verdad

    Brasil está inmerso en un drama interminable y su gobierno arrastra a la democracia al borde del abismo.

  6. A Guerra de Bolsonaro contra a Verdade

    O Brasil está imerso em um drama sem fim, enquanto o governo leva a democracia à beira do abismo.

  7. Contemporary Brazil, Captured in Two Novels and a Journalist’s Collection

    Heartbreak, exile, lethal violence and the gold rush in the Amazon are some of the themes explored in three newly translated works.

  8. La muerte de los gigantes de agua dulce

    La pesca excesiva y la construcción de presas han puesto en peligro inminente a la megafauna de ríos y lagos del mundo. Pero muchas especies aún pueden salvarse.

  9. Mining Executives Face Homicide Charges in Brazil Dam Disaster

    A year after a dam burst killed at least 259 people, prosecutors accused company executives of covering up safety concerns.

  10. Glenn Greenwald Charged With Cybercrimes in Brazil

    Mr. Greenwald is accused of being part of a “criminal investigation” that hacked into the cellphones of prosecutors and public officials.