Articles tagged: "Brazil"
Two Demagogues With Fragile Egos And A World On Fire

Two Demagogues With Fragile Egos And A World On Fire

President Trump and Brazilian President Bolsonaro, two self-obsessed wannabe authoritarians driven by greed, are propelling us towards climate catastrophe.

Trump Embraces Brazil’s Bolsonaro—A Bigoted Far-Right Nationalist

Trump Embraces Brazil’s Bolsonaro—A Bigoted Far-Right Nationalist

President Trump appears to see himself in President Bolsonaro, and not for reasons that represent American values.

Brazil’s Bolsonaro Is The Latest Incarnation Of The Radical Right In Latin America

Brazil’s Bolsonaro Is The Latest Incarnation Of The Radical Right In Latin America

Fascism isn’t new to Latin America, and neither is the radical right.

Election Of Brazil’s Trump-like Bolsonaro Would Bring Climate Catastrophe

Election Of Brazil’s Trump-like Bolsonaro Would Bring Climate Catastrophe

Far-right candidate Jair Bolsonaro poses a unique threat to the future of the Amazon - and the planet.

With The Stabbing Of Brazil’s Trump-like Candidate, The Election Takes A Nasty Turn

With The Stabbing Of Brazil’s Trump-like Candidate, The Election Takes A Nasty Turn

Corruption scandals, hyper-partisanship, and now a stabbing. Brazil’s election has underscored the political turmoil in the country, to the benefit of the far-right.

Weekly Global Briefing: Rising Tensions And Fallen Heroes

Weekly Global Briefing: Rising Tensions And Fallen Heroes

Military unease in Eastern Europe, US-Iran policy confusion, Brazil’s former President’s conviction, and a farewell to Liu Xiabao