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Ticket to Paradise
To meet the deluge of its economic growth, Brazil has opened its doors to all immigrants - with unintended consequences.
Viewfinder Latin America 2014
Last updated: 13 Feb 2014 13:13 GMT
Brazil tribes occupy contentious dam site
About 150 indigenous people are protesting a massive dam they say will dry up the river their livelihood depends on.
Maria Elena Romero
Last updated: 30 Jun 2012 16:06 GMT
Belo Monte: Brazil's damned democracy
The Belo Monte dam project shows the government's failure to respect indigenous rights and reform energy policy.
Last updated: 17 May 2012 09:25 GMT
Mexican jail chiefs sacked after deadly riot
Dismissal follows violence at Apodaca prison where one drug cartel killed 44 members of its rival gang before escaping.
Last updated: 20 Feb 2012 20:12 GMT
Dam it: Brazil's Belo Monte stirs controversy
About 24,000 people will be displaced from towns in the Amazon to make way for the world's third biggest dam.
Last updated: 20 Jan 2012 18:26 GMT
Q&A: Battles over Brazil's biggest dam
Gabriel Elizondo speaks with a supporter and opponent of a dam which will displace villagers while creating power.
Last updated: 20 Jan 2012 15:16 GMT
Court approves disputed Amazon dam
Brazilian judge overturns decision to halt dam despite protests from environmentalists.
Last updated: 17 Apr 2010 09:14 GMT
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
A letter to the Macedonian legislators
Race and economics in Hollywood casting
The generational change in US-Cuba relations
From Panama to Ferguson: Countering the devaluation of black lives
Janvieve Williams Comrie
'I dream of a job, a school, a home'
The crisis in Iraq: Was the rise of ISIL a surprise?
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