Jair Bolsonaro

Far-right Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro used massive Independence Day events to bolster his efforts to contest the October election results if he loses.
Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro has called for mass protests on Sept. 7, a month ahead of an election he's desperately sought to undermine.
Twenty-three lawmakers are calling on the State Department to demand that Brazil conduct an "impartial, exhaustive investigation" into the two deaths.
Far-right Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said he would pick retired general Walter Braga Netto as his running mate in October's election.
The journalist and Indigenous expert were the antithesis of the far-right leader's vision for Brazil. They died in an Amazon grown more dangerous in his regime.
Phillips, a British journalist, and Pereira, a Brazilian Indigenous affairs expert, have been missing since June 5. A fisherman has confessed to involvement in their killings.
A government that has done little to protect Indigenous lands is now doing even less to assist the search for Dom Phillips and Bruno Pereira, who've been missing since Sunday.
Far-right President Jair Bolsonaro has stoked Trumpian conspiracies ahead of Brazil's 2022 presidential election, and his anti-democratic efforts are only intensifying.
Far-right Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro has presided over record deforestation of the Amazon. As his reelection campaign begins, the fate of a critical global ecosystem is on the ballot.
Brazil has surpassed the U.S.’s vaccination rate thanks to a robust public health system. But experts worry about the long-term effects of vaccine disinformation.