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Senate panel backs criminal charges against Brazil’s Bolsonaro

Seven of the panel’s 11 senators endorse report that also calls for indictment of 77 other people, including several ministers and three of President Bolsonaro’s children. A demonstrator wears a mask depicting President Bolsonaro with a mouthful of US dollars, while holding a syringe representing Covid-19 vaccine, during a protest in Brazil on October 2, […]

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Indigenous demonstrators block roads to protest fuel prices in Ecuador

Thousands of demonstrators rally against economic policies of conservative President Guillermo Lasso, days after he raised gasoline prices, with roadblocks set up in some parts of the country. Ecuadorans march against economic measures imposed by the government, including fuel price hikes, amid a state of emergency, in Quito, on October 26, 2021. (AFP) Indigenous Ecuadorans […]