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Brazil's Depression
Brazil's Depression
Brazil in the Doldrums

Despite Dilma’s ouster, Brazil’s many crises continue.

Brazil's Depression
The Collapse of Brazil’s GDP

The figures were published as Brazil’s new acting president assumed power.

Brazil's Depression
Endgame in Brazil?

Is President Rousseff hitting rock bottom?

Brazil's Depression
Brazil Credit Rating Falls Again

Brazil’s collapse may have started with the global commodities crash, but the problems clearly go even deeper.

Brazil's Depression
Will These Be the Olympics from Hell?

The bad news just keeps coming.

Brazil's Depression
Brazil Can’t Afford A/C for Summer 2016 Olympics

The festivities were meant to be Brazil’s coming out party, much as the ostentatious 2008 Beijing Olympics were for China. Unless things change quickly, that doesn’t look like it’s going to happen.

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Risky Business

The Long March toward a Chinese meltdown continues.

Make NATO Great Again

Is this the Trump effect?

Terror in the Philippines

The Philippine president cut short his Russia trip to deal with a terrorist outbreak at home.

The Nork's Nukes

As North Korea’s missile progress proceeds apace, the U.S. is coming ever closer to a binary choice: war with North Korea or acceptance of its deterrent.

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A state-run insurance system would cost more than California spends on all other public services—education, police, pensions, and more—combined.

Energy Innovation

How close are renewables to a shale-like boom?

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