Canadian company Infinito Gold is demanding US$1bn to stop the gold mine that three-quarters of Costan Ricans don't want. Sign the petition to stop it
Bolivia Information Forum analyze the diplomatic fallout from this very undiplomatic plane-jacking.
Why would football-loving Brazilians protest at the World Cup? From the A Pública news agency in São Paulo, Marina Amaral describes the abuses - ranging from forced evictions to a fourfold increase in ticket prices - that have provoked such rage.