Americas
  • by Michael Lerner Most Brazilians want Rousseff impeached, but mainly because there's a recession.Americas,Brazil,Dilma Rousseff,impeachment,recession,Workers' Party,Michael Lerner

    Brazil’s embattled president, Dilma Rousseff. (Source: Unidade Popular RS/flickr)
  • Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff

    Brazil's PMDB announced pulling out of President Dilma Rousseff’s coalition government. 

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 30, 2016, 2:55 PM EDT
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  • U.S. Ambassador to the Dominican Republic, James Brewster. (Source: PresidenciaRD/flickr)

    by Michael Lerner Dominican bishops have petitioned Brewster be removed for promoting a LGBT agenda.Americas,ambassador,Catholic,Dominican Republic,evangelicals,gay rights,James Brewster,LGBT,U.S.,Michael Lerner

    Published Date : Mar 24, 2016, 3:15 PM EDT
  • by Erin Wright As President Obama makes history in Havana, the man who changed the course of Cuban history looms large, even in his absence.Americas,Barack Obama,Cuba,Fidel Castro,Politics,Raúl Castro,United States,Erin Wright
    Published Date : Mar 21, 2016, 8:33 AM EDT
  • Flag of Venezuela. (Source: Cristóbal Alvarado Minic/flickr)

    Days after Venezuela's newly minted opposition coalition, Democratic Unity, announced plans to oust Nicolás Maduro from office via “constitutional means” only, an anti-Maduro rally focused on the stagnant economy fell flat.Americas,Brazil,Dilma Rousseff,France,François Hollande,Government,Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva,Nicolas Maduro,Socialism,Venezuela,Erin Wright

    Published Date : Mar 14, 2016, 9:43 AM EDT
  • P.M. Justin Trudeau and President Barack Obama. (Source: Rob Petersen/flickr)

    by Michael Lerner P.M. Trudeau and Obama pledge to reduce methane emissions 40-45% by 2025.Americas,Arctic,Barack Obama,Canada,Climate change,Justin Trudeau,Keystone XL,methane,oil sands,Paris climate deal,Stephen Harper,U.S.,Michael Lerner

    Published Date : Mar 10, 2016, 5:06 PM EST

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