Tag: Jair Bolsonaro

    Rio's samba school Unidos da Tijuca - Tomaz Silva/ABr

    Rio’s Carnaval Celebrates Life and Blasts New President

    Rio de Janeiro’s world-famous Carnaval celebrations officially began on Friday in the first festival ...

    Aerial picture of uncontacted Amazonian tribe - FUNAI

    Brazil Accuses American Missionary of Exposing Indians to Death

    An American missionary operating in Brazil has exposed an isolated indigenous tribe to disease ...

    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, ...