Jair Bolsonaro

World News
Bolsonaro used the first year of his presidency to undermine Brazil's democracy. But he was only getting started.
Women
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Women
Violence against women is a huge problem in the country and, according to experts, politicians are helping normalize it.
U.S. News
Jair Bolsonaro has leveled baseless allegations against the actor, who he claims has funded fires in the Amazon.
Politics
Jair Bolsonaro, on a campaign against environmental groups, accused DiCaprio — without proof — of "giving money to set the Amazon on fire."
World News
Cheering throngs mob Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva as court rules he can remain free as he fights conviction. He poses a political threat to President Jair Bolsonaro.
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Loggers ambushed an indigenous group, shooting dead a young man. Amazon invasions have increased during Jair Bolsonaro's tenure as Brazil's president.
Politics
If political instability is throwing off United Nations climate talks now, what will the next few decades look like?
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Artemisa Xakriabá, 19, represents two groups most threatened by environmental destruction: indigenous tribes and young people.
Politics
The Brazilian president delivered a fiery nationalist speech at a U.N. General Assembly focused on the climate crisis.
Environment
Presidents Donald Trump and Jair Bolsonaro have forged a nationalist alliance based on the idea that climate change is a hoax.
World News
Rampant corruption, environmental indifference and a thirst for growth helped Brazil ignore a brewing crisis in Altamira.
World News
The Brazilian president says he's dumping the French brand in favor of one of his country's own as tensions ratchet up between the two nations.
Politics
The National Security Council said the U.S. didn't commit to the $20 million package because of a lack of coordination with Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro.
World News
As the Amazon burns, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro is demanding an apology from French President Emmanuel Macron for calling him a liar.
Environment
In the forested state hardest hit by fires, far-right President Jair Bolsonaro's Orwellian messaging is taking hold.
Environment
Earth Alliance said it formed the emergency Amazon Forest Fund to directly help local organizations and indigenous people protect the rainforest from the fires.
World News
The military will "act strongly" to control the wildfires, Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro promised.
World News
Trump faces a tepid reception as anxiety grows over a global economic showdown and tension over trade, Iran and Russia.
World News
The threat to what some call “the lungs of the planet” has ignited a bitter dispute about who is to blame.