Social movements and leftist governments have benefited from the Venezuelan president's vision of integration.
14 Jan 2013 12:05 GMT | US & Canada, Latin America, Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil
In Brazil's shantytowns, a new community radio station discusses abuse, unemployment, and environmental issues.
30 Jul 2011 12:36 GMT | Latin America, Brazil
Work on the country's first nuclear submarines has begun in an effort to defend oil reserves and project global power.
23 Jul 2011 11:52 GMT | US & Canada, Latin America, Argentina, Brazil, China
Brazil's first woman president now has ten women in her cabinet, two short of her 30 per cent target.
Fabiana Frayssinet | 19 Jun 2011 15:46 GMT | Latin America, Brazil
Presidential contenders Dilma Rousseff and Jose Serra court religious right, altering their positions on 'moral' issues.
Fabiana Frayssinet | 18 Oct 2010 14:43 GMT | Politics, Latin America, Brazil
After an EU referendum campaign replete with racism and fear, we examine the British media's impact on the result.
Media, Brexit consequences, United Kingdom
We challenge Malaysia's former prime minister, and also debate Ethiopia's treatment of the Oromo people.
A small organisation is tackling a deadly epidemic of chronic disease among El Salvador's sugarcane workers.
Health, El Salvador, Gang violence
Filmmaker Joshua Oppenheimer on documenting Indonesia's killings of 1965 through the eyes of perpetrators and victims.
Indonesia, Crimes against humanity, Genocide