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
Inside the people-smuggling rings specialising in getting refugees into Europe.
Refugees, Middle East, Syria's Civil War
Did a law lobbied for by Western consumers bring peace to miners in eastern Congo or did it instead cause problems?
War & Conflict, Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo
A look at China's ghost towns and the bad debt they represent. Plus, why the work gender gap is still prevalent.
Business & Economy, China, Gender
Al Jazeera investigates the shocking truth behind a deadly Israeli attack on a US naval vessel.
Israel, Politics, United States