Gabriel Elizondo

Gabriel Elizondo

"Gabriel Elizondo, based in Sao Paulo, has over 16 years of journalism experience, starting his career as a newspaper journalist before migrating to television and the web.

He has produced several long-form documentaries from Latin America for Al Jazeera and has reported from virtually every corner of Brazil, with a specialty in Amazon rain forest and human rights issues. He reports for television and the web. He holds a bachelor's degree in international security and conflict resolution, and a master's degree in global finance and trade."

US & Canada

Puerto Rico's leadership crisis

Politicians have delayed the vote to confirm a new governor in Puerto Rico.

Puerto Rico's leadership crisis

US & Canada

Puerto Rico: Senate says new governor is illegitimate

Pedro Pierluisi was sworn on Friday but the Senate filed a lawsuit saying he is illegitimate unless it confirms him.

Puerto Rico: Senate says new governor is illegitimate

US & Canada

Puerto Rico protests: New governor faces confirmation vote

Pierluisi is a former justice minister who also served as Puerto Rico's representative to Washington.

Puerto Rico protests: New governor faces confirmation vote

Latin America

Thousands of Puerto Ricans abroad return home to join protests

Many Puerto Rican Americans who live in the US are back on the island to demand the resignation of their governor.

Thousands of Puerto Ricans abroad return home to join protests

Latin America

Puerto Rico protests: Calls for governor to resign

Puerto Ricans furious that Ricardo Rossello says he'll serve rest of term after messages mocking citizens leaked.

Puerto Rico protests:  Calls for governor to resign

Latin America

Puerto Rico protesters continue to demand governor's resignation

Protesters demand Ricardo Rossello steps down over leaked chats insulting women, political opponents and hurricane victims.

Puerto Rico protesters continue to demand governor's resignation

Latin America

Rebuilding continues in Puerto Rico 2 years after hurricane Maria

The hurricane in 2017 affected 35,000 people on the far southeast corner of the island.

Rebuilding continues in Puerto Rico 2 years after hurricane Maria

Latin America

Puerto Rico's governor vows to remain in power amid protests

Thousands of people in Puerto Rico marched for another day in San Juan, demanding the governor resign.

Puerto Rico's governor vows to remain in power amid protests

US & Canada

Obamacare: Affordable Care Act under threat in US

There are 8.5 million Americans that receive low-cost health insurance through the Affordable Care Act.

Obamacare: Affordable Care Act under threat in US

US & Canada

Central African refugees welcomed in Maine

More than 220 asylum seekers are being hosted in the city of Portland, Maine, where locals hope the new faces will help create a better future for everyone.

Central African refugees welcomed in Maine

US & Canada

US Immigration sees increase in African asylum seekers

At last count, this emergency shelter at the border is also home to 223 asylum seekers from sub-Sahara Africa.

US Immigration sees increase in African asylum seekers

US & Canada

San Francisco bans cashless-only stores

In a new trend in the US, some stores are no longer accepting cash. But what if you don't have a debit or credit card?

San Francisco bans cashless-only stores