Tag: Glenn Greenwald

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL -For Brazil's conservative President Jair Bolsonaro, freedom and freedom of expression are among the highest values of a democratic society. Read also: Check out our coverage on curated alternative narratives He posted a tweet in English in support...
SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – Eighteen entities operating in Brazil are accusing the government of Jair Bolsonaro of violations of freedom of expression, attacks on the press, and censorship of artistic and cultural freedoms. The accusations were presented to the...
By William Jones, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Eighth Global Investigative Journalism Conference was held last week at the city's PUC university, featuring a host of guest speakers that included American journalist Glenn Greenwald, the man responsible...
By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Allegations of Canadian spying on Brazil's Ministry of Mines and Energy surfaced on Sunday, October 6th when Rio-based journalist, Glenn Greenwald, revealed new documents obtained by former U.S. National...
By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - A spirited discussion between Rio-based Guardian journalist, Glenn Greenwald and journalist and co-writer of the screenplay for “Guerras Sujas” (Dirty Wars), Jeremy Scahill, kicked off Festival do Rio's international...
By Lisa Flueckiger, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – International human rights NGO Amnesty International has helped curate a selection of twenty-five human rights documentaries that will be shown from September 17th until October 10th as part of the...
By Maria Lopez Conde, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL - In her opening speech at the United Nation's General Assembly in New York on Tuesday, President Dilma Rousseff, as expected, took the opportunity to criticize the United States' spying...
By Maria Lopez Conde, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL - Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has canceled her state visit to the United States this October over allegations that the U.S. spied on the telecommunications of Brazilian citizens and Rousseff's...
By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – More allegations of U.S. spying on Brazilian targets surfaced on Sunday, as the Globo TV program “Fantástico” revealed new classified U.S. National Security Agency (NSA) documents that show...

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