Bolsonaro's at inauguration ceremony with Dragões da Independência

    President Bolsonaro: The Perfect Storm That Might Steal Away Brazil’s Democratic Future

    This week’s inauguration of Brazil’s far-right president-elect Jair Bolsonaro has dominated political analysis worldwide. ...

    Ibama official looking at tree felled illegally. Photo: Ibama

    Brazil Does a U-turn on Environmental Policy and Sides with Big Farmers

    Environmental issues have figured prominently in Brazil as of late, and the Brazilian Forest ...

    Brazilian President-elect Jair Messias Bolsonaro

    Brazil’s President-elect Is No Trump. He Was Even a Hugo Chávez Admirer

    Jair Bolsonaro, Brazil’s president-elect, is sometimes referred to as the Brazilian Trump (Economist, 2017), ...

    Brazilian president, general Ernesto Geisel, parades in an open car in Brasília, in 1968

    Brazil Military Afraid Closeness to President-elect Bolsonaro Might Hurt Its Reputation

    Brazilian President-elect Jair Messias Bolsonaro is a former paratrooper; his vice president, Hamilton Mourão, ...

    President Michel Temer addresses the opening of the 73rd General Assembly of the United Nations (UN) in New York - Cesar Itiberê/PR

    Since 1945, Brazil Has Been a Voice for Peace in the United Nations

    Brazil has had a longstanding relationship with the United Nations. In a recent speech ...