Carrie Kahn

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Peru's political stalemate and civil unrest show little signs of letting up

Monday, January 30, 2023

As protests continue in Peru for almost two months, calls for the president to step down and to hold new elections are loudest among the indigenous and the poor in the southern part of the country.

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As protests continue in Peru, no clear solution emerges

Sunday, January 22, 2023

Peru has had six presidents in five years - with protests calling for the current one to step down growing more violent. How does Peru extract itself from this cycle of political chaos?

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Deadly protests in Peru call for the resignation of President Dina Boluarte

Saturday, January 21, 2023

Deadly protests continued this week in the streets of Lima, Peru, against the current president, who took power last month after the previous leader was pushed out.

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Thousands of anti-government demonstrators have been flooding into Peru's capital

Thursday, January 19, 2023

Peru's capital is facing thousands of protestors from the rural and poorer south, demanding the resignation of the president, who they blame for the recent killings of more than 50 demonstrators.

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Peru is on edge as protesters converge on the capital

Thursday, January 19, 2023

Peru braces for more protests in Lima as the calls for the new president's resignation grow. Over six weeks of turmoil has claimed more than 50 lives.

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Brazil's Supreme Court will investigate if Bolsonaro incited the attack on Congress

Sunday, January 15, 2023

Days after a mob attacked Brazil's Congress, presidential, and judicial offices, the country's Supreme Court has agreed to investigate whether former president Jair Bolsonaro incited the attackers.

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Democrats push for Bolsonaro to be booted from the U.S. as Brazil investigates riots

Thursday, January 12, 2023

Brazil is widening its investigations into how thousands of supporters of former president ransacked government buildings. But with Jair Bolsonaro still in Florida, Democratic lawmakers want him out.

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2 Brazilian security officials are accused of colluding with rioters

Wednesday, January 11, 2023

Authorities in Brazil issued arrest warrants and are searching for those who aided anti-government rioters in Sunday's attack on official buildings in the South American nation's capital.

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Brazil officials are looking into why rioters saw such little resistance from police

Tuesday, January 10, 2023

Authorities in Brazil are investigating the security and intelligence breakdown that led to the attack on the country's capital last Sunday.

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Sunday's violence exposed the political and social fault lines in Brazil

Tuesday, January 10, 2023

President Biden says Brazil's leader has his full support after rioters ransacked government offices. The rampage by supporters of former President Bolsonaro exposed political and social fault lines.

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The devastation left in the wake of the riots at Brazil's government buildings

Monday, January 09, 2023

The clean up and the questions begin in the the aftermath of the weekend's violent assault on Brazil's Congress.

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Bolsonaro lays low in Florida as Brazil cracks down on riots by his supporters

Monday, January 09, 2023

Brazilian authorities arrested over 1,500 people following Sunday's assault on top government buildings by supporters of ex-President Jair Bolsonaro, who's taken temporary residence in the U.S.

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Security forces in Brazil regain control after Bolsonaro supporters storm Congress

Monday, January 09, 2023

In a stunning security breach, supporters of former Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro stormed Congress and the presidential offices Sunday, to protest what they falsely claim was a stolen election.

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Pro-Bolsonaro protesters storm Brazil's Congress

Sunday, January 08, 2023

Supporters of former President Jair Bolsonaro have stormed Brazil's Congress building and Presidential offices, in scenes that echo Jan. 6 storming of the Capitol building in Washington, D.C.

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Leftist Lula da Silva is sworn in as president to lead a divided Brazil

Sunday, January 01, 2023

Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva assumed office as Brazil's new leader Sunday, just three years after being released from prison on corruption charges and 12 years after his first two terms as president.

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Brazil plans 'Lulapalooza' as Luis Inácio Lula da Silva is sworn in as president

Sunday, January 01, 2023

Luis Inácio Lula da Silva will be sworn in as Brazil's new leader — just three years after being released from prison on corruption charges and 12 years after his first two terms as president.

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Brazil's President-elect Luis Inácio Lula da Silva's remarkable comeback

Friday, December 30, 2022

Luis Inácio Lula da Silva was in prison for corruption in 2019, but Brazil's former President will be sworn in as the country's new leader Sunday. It's a remarkable comeback for the politician.

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Brazil rings in the new year with a new president

Friday, December 30, 2022

The inauguration of leftist Luis Inacio Lula da Silva happens Jan. 1. The former president's victory marks a sharp shift in Brazil's political trajectory.

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How Anitta, the 'Girl from Rio,' went global

Saturday, December 24, 2022

NPR catches up with Anitta, the most popular singer to come out of Brazil in years, who's up for a Grammy for Best New Artist.

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Argentina beats France and wins its first World Cup in 36 years

Tuesday, December 20, 2022

The 2022 World Cup came to an end in Qatar Sunday with Argentina victorious over France. In Buenos Aires, hundreds of thousands of fans flocked to the streets to celebrate.

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