Jair Bolsonaro

Trump faces a tepid reception as anxiety grows over a global economic showdown and tension over trade, Iran and Russia.
The threat to what some call “the lungs of the planet” has ignited a bitter dispute about who is to blame.
The blazes are roasting South America's biggest country just as far-right President Jair Bolsonaro is rolling back environmental and indigenous protections.
Brazil's space agency said this week that tens of thousands of fires had charred the rainforest, and that's not good for the planet's fight against climate change.
The rainforest is burning amid increasing deforestation by farmers and ranchers.
The app was used to spread misinformation that helped elect far-right authoritarian Jair Bolsonaro. It still serves as a platform for radicalization.
The country plans to plant a total of 4 billion trees by October as part of an effort to reverse decades of deforestation.
Prisons like Altamira, where 57 inmates just died, are overcrowded, understaffed and controlled by gangs. But there’s little appetite for reform.
What happens when the head of a massive corruption fight turns out to be a little crooked himself?
Millions of Brazilians pushed back against the homophobic policies of right-wing President Jair Bolsonaro at the first Pride parade since his election.
Jair Bolsonaro’s support for the soccer star could further discourage women in Brazil from reporting abuse.
Political gridlock and a weakening economy are leaving them with little to show for backing right-wing President Jair Bolsonaro last year.
Jean Wyllys left Brazil amid death threats from backers of authoritarian President Jair Bolsonaro. Now, he's a "living representative" of Bolsonaro's oppression.
Welcoming Jair Bolsonaro, the far-right homophobic president, “sends the wrong message not only to our city but to our state, our country and the world."
Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro’s trip to the U.S. was canceled after criticism against his racist, homophobic and sexist rhetoric.
The New Zealand prime minister's reaction to the Christchurch mass shootings shows we can break out of default reactions of numbness and denial.
This New World
The twin presidents of the United States and Brazil are linked most closely by the insecure, tough-guy grievance politics that fuel them both.
At the Trump hotel event, anti-globalist advocates pushed for even greater influence over Jair Bolsonaro's government.
The U.S. gun lobby's push for arming teachers has found vocal allies in President Jair Bolsonaro's far-right government.