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Brazil Is About To Show The World How A Modern Democracy Collapses
Far-right president Jair Bolsonaro is a threat to Brazilian democracy — and a model for authoritarianism that leaders around the world will follow.
What 2018 Teaches Us About A World Where Most Workers Live From Paycheck To Paycheck
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The combined wealth of eight billionaires is greater than that of the world's poorest 50 percent.
Amid A Far-Right Resurgence, Brazil Celebrates Black Consciousness
Black Consciousness Day is a chance for Brazilians to reflect on their African heritage despite the election victory of Jair Bolsonaro, a right-wing retired general who peddles racism.
Brazil's Next President Jair Bolsonaro Declares War On 'Fake News' Media
By Anthony Boadle and Gram Slattery, Reuters
Bolsonaro, nicknamed "Brazil's Donald Trump," has vowed to withdraw government advertising from media outlets deemed to be "lying."
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Jair Bolsonaro's Victory Sparks Fears In Brazil's LGBTQ Community
By Kaspar Loftin, Reuters
The president-elect has previously boasted of being a "proud homophobe."
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A Progressive Foreign Policy Should Revolve Around Climate Change
Matthew Miles Goodrich
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It's an opportunity to tell a story of how the world works.
A Fascist Won Brazil’s Presidential Election, And The Media’s Tweets Were Very Bad
The elite media still can't figure out how to call right-wing authoritarians what they are.
Trump And Global Far Right Celebrate Brazil Authoritarian's Presidential Win
Jair Bolsonaro got fawning praise after running a campaign that vowed violence and threatened democratic norms.
Brazil Elects Far-Right Authoritarian Jair Bolsonaro As President
“Brazil’s Trump” — who has praised dictatorship and promised a “cleansing” of his political opponents — will take charge of the world’s fourth-largest democracy.
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Far-Right Presidential Candidate Jair Bolsonaro Poised To Win Brazil Election
By Anthony Boadle, Reuters
Final opinion polls show Bolsonaro, who's been described as "Brazil's Donald Trump," edging out his leftist rival, Fernando Haddad.
Rep. John Lewis Urges Mike Pompeo To Protect Human Rights In Brazil Election
The world's fourth-largest democracy could elect far-right authoritarian Jair Bolsonaro as president on Sunday.
Brazil May Elect Jair Bolsonaro. Here's Why A Major Democracy Is Flirting With Fascism.
"Brazil's Trump" is a far-right congressman who praises dictators. He's also a lesson in how modern democracies can crumble.
Meet Brazil’s Donald Trump
He’s racist, sexist and homophobic. But that might not stop populist candidate Jair Bolsonaro from becoming the next President of Brazil.
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6 Pieces Of Good News For Brazilian Women In Politics
By Leda Antunes, Marcella Fernandez, HuffPost Brasil
Women won big in the first round of the country’s elections. Here’s what you need to know.
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Brazil’s Election Could Deal A Crushing Blow To Combating Climate Change
Far-right presidential front-runner Jair Bolsonaro -- aka “Brazil’s Trump” -- may be “exactly what the world doesn’t need.”
A Brief History Of The Wall Street Journal's Support For Right-Wing Authoritarians
The paper's endorsing Brazil's pro-dictatorship candidate is the latest in a proud tradition for its opinion section.
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A Far-Right Authoritarian Is One Step Closer To Becoming Brazil's Next President
Jair Bolsonaro advanced to the runoff stage of Brazil's presidential election in Sunday's vote.
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It's Time To Start Worrying About The Most Crucial Election In Brazilian History
The rise of a far-right authoritarian has put the future of Brazilian democracy on the ballot in Sunday's vote.
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Financial Elites Are Ready To Throw Brazil Into The Hands Of A Far-Right Authoritarian
Investors are embracing an extremist who poses a threat to the world's fourth-largest democracy — just to keep the left out of power.
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'Not Him!': Tens Of Thousands Of Brazilians Protest Far-Right Presidential Frontrunner
By Sarah DiLorenzo and Marcelo Silva De Sousa, AP
Women led the nationwide protests against Jair Bolsonaro on Saturday.
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Brazil’s Far-Right Vice Presidential Candidate Sees A Scenario For Military Rule
Ana Beatriz Rosa
A "situation of chaos" could again put the country under the military's thumb, Gen. Antônio Hamilton Mourão said.
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Jair Bolsonaro And The Violent Chaos Of Brazil's Presidential Election
Will the stabbing of Brazil’s far-right presidential front-runner boost a candidate who promises to make the country even more dangerous?
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Brazil's Far-Right Presidential Contender Jair Bolsanaro Stabbed At Campaign Rally
By Mauricio Savarese and Peter Prengaman, AP
Authorities confirmed that his attacker was arrested.
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Brazil's Corruption Crisis Is Everyone's Problem
The conviction of former President Lula da Silva is a reminder that Brazil's crisis -- which could even lead to a Brazilian Trump -- has global implications.
An LGBT Person Is Murdered Every 28 Hours In Brazil
Vinícius De Vita
Journalist and gay activist
The rise of conservative and LGBT-phobic speech by public figures like Jair Bolsonaro -- besides deserving of the hashtag #SantaIndignação (#HolyIndignation) -- is one of the main factors contributing to the deadly wave of violence against Brazil's LGBT population.
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