The Americas Politics
- Brazilian President Embraces Protesters' Cause
June 18 2013 10:44 PM
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff says that she has heard the people's message.
- Occupy Maracanã: Has The World Cup Ever Helped Its Host Country?
June 18 2013 4:38 PM
Protesters in Brazil have been accusing their government of using social funds to pay for the World Cup. Who is the event really benefiting?
- 2013 Brazil Protests: Protesters Storm City Streets In Protest Against Government
June 18 2013 11:39 AM
Brazilians filled the street of Brazil's major cities in protest against government corruption. Here's a look into the situation in photos.
- Brazil World Cup - Activists Replace Official Website With Protest Video
June 18 2013 10:46 AM
On June 17, the official Brazil World Cup website was hacked by activists and replaced by footage from protests throughout Brazil.
- Brazilians Protest Corruption, High Taxes In Biggest Protest In Decades
June 18 2013 2:07 AM
Nationwide protests have swept Brazil, as people vent their frustration over heavy taxes and poor public services.
- Mexico On Track To End Pemex Monopoly: President Nieto
June 17 2013 3:45 PM
Nieto has vowed to push ahead with Pemex reforms that could open Mexican energy business to outsiders.
- Brazil’s Violent Protests Hit Where It Hurts: Soccer Stadiums
June 17 2013 2:02 PM
After a week of demonstrations, Brazilians have started to target some of the most important buildings in the soccer-crazed country.
- 2013 Brazil Protests: A Photojournalist's Perspective
June 17 2013 12:55 PM
Michel De Souza shot stills and video simultaneously to capture moments of the ongoing protests in the streets of Brazil.
- Brazilian Protests Against Rise In Bus Fares Turn Violent
June 14 2013 5:34 PM
After the government announced an increase in the price of bus tickets, Brazilians took the streets.
- Will Bolivia Regain Access To The Sea?
June 14 2013 12:58 PM
After losing its coastal territory in 1904, Bolivia wants access to the sea. Will Chile agree to President Evo Morales' demands?
- Morris The Cat Runs For Mayor In Mexico
June 14 2013 8:51 AM
Two students in the Mexican city of Xalapa founded a mock campaign for a cat that is "running" for mayor in an upcoming election.
- Senate Votes 82-15 To Begin Immigration Reform Debate
June 11 2013 3:56 PM
Senators will now begin changing the immigration status quo, as they voted 82-15 to begin debate on the reform bill.