Philip Reeves

Philip Reeves appears in the following:

What reproductive rights look like around the world

Monday, May 09, 2022

As the U.S. Supreme Court considers whether to overturn the constitutional right to an abortion, here's a look at abortion rights and access around the world.

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How a Brazilian priest got his city to pay attention to its unhoused citizens' needs

Monday, April 18, 2022

A Brazilian priest has made the mega-city of São Paulo pay attention to its homeless population's needs.

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Some countries are choosing to maintain their ties with Russia

Sunday, March 06, 2022

While most countries have opposed Russia's invasion of Ukraine, many others are keeping their Russia ties intact. Their reasons range from practical matters — such as trade — to ideological.

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2 recent incidents have put a spotlight on Brazil's relationship with race

Tuesday, January 25, 2022

An American music producer was attacked as he waited to check in to a hotel in Rio de Janeiro. He is Black, the attackers are white. It is another example of Brazil's fraught relationship with race.

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Brazil's president is in the hospital with a intestinal obstruction

Tuesday, January 04, 2022

President Jair Bolsonaro has been admitted to a Sao Paolo hospital after suffering from complications related to an assassination attempt in 2018.

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Leftist millennial wins Chile's weekend presidential election

Monday, December 20, 2021

Gabriel Boric, 35, who rose to prominence during anti-government protests was elected Chile's next president after a bruising campaign against a free-market firebrand likened to Donald Trump.

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Chileans vote in runoff election for new president

Sunday, December 19, 2021

Chileans choose a president today in a runoff election. People in a small coastal fishing village are unhappy the choice is between one candidate on the far right and another on the far left.

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While Chile prepares for a presidential election, a new constitution is being drafted

Thursday, December 16, 2021

A constitutional assembly elected by the people in Chile is writing a post-Pinochet constitution, in the midst of a divisive presidential election.

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Chile presidency: men from opposite ends of the political scale face run-off election

Monday, November 22, 2021

Chile held the first round of its presidential election Sunday. The leading candidates came from the left and the far right.

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Chile's presidential election heads to a runoff on Dec. 19

Monday, November 22, 2021

A conservative lawmaker and a former student protest leader will face off in Chile's presidential runoff, after no one got enough votes to win the country's election outright.

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Chileans head to polls in polarized presidential election

Sunday, November 21, 2021

Chile holds the first round of a two-round presidential election, with candidates ranging from the far left to the far right.

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A far-right candidate is the front-runner in Chile's presidential election

Thursday, November 18, 2021

Chile holds the first round of its presidential election Sunday. A far-right candidate is the unexpected front-runner.

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Chile's president faces impeachment for what his critics call a conflict of interest

Monday, November 15, 2021

Chile's president Sebastian Pinera faces an impeachment vote in the Senate Tuesday, days ahead of the first round of voting in presidential elections.

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Where do China, India and Brazil stand on climate pledges?

Friday, October 29, 2021

20 nations are responsible for 80% of the world's carbon emissions. Ahead of the COP26 climate summit, we look at what China, India and Brazil — three of the world's biggest emitters — are doing.

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Brazil Senate recommends Bolsonaro be charged with crimes against humanity

Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Brazil's Senate accused President Jair Bolsonaro of crimes against humanity for his handling of the pandemic. It has asked state prosecutors to indict him, though that is unlikely to happen.

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Brazil's parliament has released a report on President Bolsonaro's handling of COVID

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Brazil's parliament has been investigating President Jair Bolsonaro's handling of the pandemic and is issuing a report that's harshly critical of his performance.

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Some Haitians who fled to Brazil years ago, want to make the journey to the U.S.

Friday, October 08, 2021

Thousands of Haitian migrants have taken up residence in Brazil hoping to move on to the U.S. The communities have become semi-permanent.

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For many Haitian migrants, reaching the U.S. border took of years of travel

Friday, October 01, 2021

For many Haitian migrants, the dangerous journey from their troubled home country to the United States spans a decade and thousands of dangerous miles through Latin America.

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How Brazil's Severe Drought Affects The Entire World's Coffee Supply Chain

Wednesday, September 22, 2021

Attributed to climate change, Brazil's historic drought is devastating its coffee farmers, who's crops supply much of the world.

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Facing Growing Opposition, Brazil's Bolsonaro Has Mobilized His Supporters To Protest

Tuesday, September 07, 2021

In cities around Brazil, Bolsonaro supporters demonstrated against those who oppose the far-right president. The intensity of the protests have some Brazilians worried about their country's future.

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