May 11, 2012
Brazil's new Truth Commission must bring to light the full extent of violations committed under the country's military rule.
April 25, 2012
Brazil: Historic efforts by federal prosecutors to challenge decades of impunity for military regime
Brazil has taken important steps to address the horrific crimes committed during the regime of 1964-1985.
April 11, 2012
The Laranjeira Ñhanderu community can now stay on their ancestral lands, after a court decision suspended an eviction order until the necessary anthropological studies have been carried out to veri...
April 2, 2012
Man accused of raping three 12-year-old girls acquitted by Brazil’s Supreme Court on the basis that they were allegedly “sex-workers”.