A complaint at the International Criminal Court alleges the Brazilian president has violated human rights law by targeting tribes and the Amazon rainforest.
To many Brazilians, Trump's conspiracy-fueled riots sparked worries that far-right President Jair Bolsonaro's 2022 election may lead to similarly violent outbursts.
Biden has pledged to rejoin the Paris climate accord and to invest $2 trillion to wean the country off planet-warming fossil fuels.
The Democratic nominee has threatened to pressure Brazil over protecting the Amazon rainforest, as part of a pledge to prioritize the climate globally.
Reps for Chico Rodrigues have not yet commented on the cash allegedly found down his pants.
The U.S. and Brazilian leaders took largely similar approaches to COVID-19. But it's what they did differently that may cost Trump the election.
To millions, it seems the choice isn't about Donald Trump or Joe Biden but the survival of U.S. democracy -- and what that means for their nations.
Brazil's democracy may not be strong enough to withstand the onslaught it's facing from a far-right president hellbent on bending every institution to his will.
The virus he has sloughed off has killed more than 65,000 Brazilians. And even after he tested positive, Bolsonaro treated it as no big deal.
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has tested positive for the coronavirus after months of downplaying and dismissing guidelines to stop the spread of the illness.