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”.
February 6, 2012
Cuban blogger Yoani Sánchez has been barred from leaving Cuba 19 times in the last four years.
January 24, 2012
Brazilian police have forcefully evicted almost 6,000 people without warning from a slum outside Sao Paulo.