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
The poignant stories of Palestinian prisoners in Israel and the effects of imprisonment on them and their families.
Israel, Palestine, Human Rights
We analyse how populist far-right movements are challenging the promise of an integrated union.
A group of exonerated death row survivors called the 'Resurrection Club' fights to abolish the death penalty in the US.
Human Rights, Politics, US & Canada
We tell the story of Mouawiya Syasneh, the boy whose anti-Assad graffiti lit the spark that engulfed Syria.
War & Conflict, Syria's Civil War