How a Scandal in Petrobras Threatens to Bring Down Brazil’s President

Last month’s protests in the main cities of Brazil brought 2 million opponents of Dilma Rousseff’s administration to the streets. The profile of the demonstrators ranged from former constituencies of the ruling party, proponents of President Rousseff’s impeachment and even a few radicals that demanded military intervention. They combined an anti-corruption mood with broader discontent…


The Internet’s Dark Side in Mexico

Chumel Torres is an engineer, a comic book fan, and more recently a comedian who has emerged as the “most trusted name in news” in the mind of many of Mexico’s millennials. His fake news YouTube show, El Pulso de la República, recently reached one million subscribers. Self-consciously walking in footsteps of Jon Stewart and…

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