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

NYPD drops charges against mother after outrage over arrest video

The video showed a 23-year-old mother from Brooklyn being arrested while clinging to her baby.

NYPD drops charges against mother after outrage over arrest video

US & Canada

520 West 28th St: A unique addition to New York City's skyline

The Queen of the Curve left her mark on the New York skyline. A look through a building by late architect Zaha Hadid.

520 West 28th St: A unique addition to New York City's skyline

United States

Security tight as 'El Chapo' Guzman trial set to open in Brooklyn

As Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman faces court in the US, elaborate precautions are in place around the former leader of the Sinaloa cartel - after all, he has previously escaped from prison, twice.

Security tight as 'El Chapo' Guzman trial set to open in Brooklyn

United States

Michael Moore compares Donald Trump to Hitler in his new film

The US activist and filmmaker has released Fahrenheit 11/9, the sequel to his controversial film about George W Bush.

Michael Moore compares Donald Trump to Hitler in his new film

US & Canada

New York City Ballet launches new season despite abuse scandal

The company lost three of its top dancers after being accused of sharing sexually explicit photos of their colleagues.

New York City Ballet launches new season despite abuse scandal

US & Canada

Historic NYC church destroyed in 9/11 attacks still not rebuilt

As the US marks the 17th anniversary of devastating attacks on World Trade Center that killed thousands, St Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church remains half-built since damaged by debris.

Historic NYC church destroyed in 9/11 attacks still not rebuilt

United States

US politicians gather to remember John McCain

Former Presidents Barack Obama, George W Bush and Bill Clinton were among those at the service in Washington DC, but US President Donald was not invited and did not attend.

US politicians gather to remember John McCain

US & Canada

How much plastic is in our oceans?

The world's plastic pollution has doubled in the past 20 years and only less than 10 percent of the world's plastic is recycled.

How much plastic is in our oceans?

Latin America

Haitians resurrect honour for historic heroes

Newer generation reminded of roots by statues of iconic figures that went unnoticed for long time.

Haitians resurrect honour for historic heroes

US & Canada

New York City caps Uber, Lyft after taxi drivers' losses

The Big Apple is limiting number of ride-sharing cars on streets after years of traditional taxi drivers complaining they can not earn a living due to competition

New York City caps Uber, Lyft after taxi drivers' losses

United States

New law helps Dreamers go to college in New Jersey

New Jersey becomes the 10th state to offer financial aid to undocumented immigrants and beneficiaries of DACA - the programme that President Trump has threatened to cancel entirely.

New law helps Dreamers go to college in New Jersey

US & Canada

California wildfires cause air quality to hit dangerous levels

While flames are extinguished in an area close to city of Redding, lingering smoke has left air quality at dangerously high levels.

California wildfires cause air quality to hit dangerous levels