Tag: Brazil

bolsonaro-needs-help-to-overcome-coronavirus-pandemic-despite-loyalty-to-trump
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Mar
2020

Bolsonaro Needs Help to overcome Coronavirus Pandemic Despite Loyalty to TrumpBolsonaro Needs Help to overcome Coronavirus Pandemic Despite Loyalty to Trump

Submitted by InfoBrics, authored by Paul Antonopoulos, Research Fellow at the Center for Syncretic Studies… Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro after weeks of downplaying the potential seriousness of the coronavirus is beginning to lose popularity for his irrationality, especially since describing the coronavirus as a “fantasy” and a “minor flu.” While all South American countries, with […]

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brazilian-president’s-son-creates-diplomatic-crisis-between-brazil-and-china
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Mar
2020

Brazilian President’s son creates diplomatic crisis between Brazil and ChinaBrazilian President’s son creates diplomatic crisis between Brazil and China

Submitted by InfoBrics, authored by Lucas Leiroz de Almeida, research fellow in international law at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro… Federal deputy Eduardo Bolsonaro, son of Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, has started a serious diplomatic crisis between Brazil and China. On March 18, the congressman published on a social network: “Whoever watched Chernobyl […]

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brazil-in-search-for-false-enemies
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Feb
2020

Brazil in Search for False EnemiesBrazil in Search for False Enemies

Submitted by InfoBrics, authored by Lucas Leiroz, research fellow in international law at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro… Recently, the Brazilian Ministry of Defense published a dossier on possible threats to national security over the next two decades. The document, however, is far from showing any sign of seriousness, being full of unfounded […]

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how-russia-can-improve-brazil’s-military-and-economy
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Feb
2020

How Russia Can Improve Brazil’s Military and EconomyHow Russia Can Improve Brazil’s Military and Economy

Submitted by InfoBrics, authored by Paul Antonopoulos, Research Fellow at the Center for Syncretic Studies… Last week the Russian ambassador to Brazil, Sergey Akopov, said that despite the acquisition of the Russian Pantsir-S1, air defense systems not being a priority for Brasilia, Moscow continues to consider Brazil as a promising market to sell weapons and military equipment. For […]

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brazilian-government-wants-to-destroy-the-culture-of-native-peoples
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Feb
2020

Brazilian government wants to destroy the culture of native peoplesBrazilian government wants to destroy the culture of native peoples

Submitted by InfoBrics, authored by Lucas Leiroz, research fellow in International Law at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro… Recently, Brazilian government appointed Ricardo Lopes Dias to the position of coordinator of isolated peoples at the National Indian Foundation (Fundação Nacional do Índio – FUNAI). The act was made possible by a small but […]

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bolsonaro’s-new-political-party-is-to-bring-back-the-brazilian-dictatorship
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Dec
2019

Bolsonaro’s New Political Party Is To Bring Back The Brazilian DictatorshipBolsonaro’s New Political Party Is To Bring Back The Brazilian Dictatorship

Submitted by InfoBrics, authored by Paul Antonopoulos, Research Fellow at the Center for Syncretic Studies… Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro founded a new political party in November as he faces a noisy divorce with the Social Liberal Party (PSL). Since the beginning of his political career as a councillor in Rio de Janeiro in 1989, Bolsonaro […]

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lula’s-release-will-only-reinvigorate-the-pink-tide-against-us.-hegemony-in-latin-america
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Nov
2019

Lula’s Release Will Only Reinvigorate the Pink Tide Against U.S. Hegemony in Latin AmericaLula’s Release Will Only Reinvigorate the Pink Tide Against U.S. Hegemony in Latin America

Submitted by InfoBrics, authored by Paul Antonopoulos, Research Fellow at the Center for Syncretic Studies… The Workers Party (PT) ruled Brazil, mostly under the leadership of the charismatic Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, or simply known as Lula, from 2003 until his successor’s impeachment in 2016. This period saw Brazil undergo major changes and advancements […]

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