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
This series explores the dark and dramatic history of France's relationships with its former African colonies.
Politics, France, Africa
There are an estimated 1.4 million sex slaves in the world today and international trafficking is on the rise.
Moldova, slavery, Europe
A Palestinian cameraman records the 2014 Israeli assault on Shujayea, including the final moments of his own life.
Media, Gaza, Israel
What is behind Venezuela's descent into chaos and the bitter ideological struggle dividing the nation?
Business & Economy, Politics, Venezuela