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Brazil’s President Says Military Is Above Constitution and Threatens a Coup

Throughout the pandemic, Brazil’s president, Jair Bolsonaro, downplayed the threat posed by Covid-19. In ...

A Few Examples of How Societal Fascism Is Alive and Well in Brazil

In 1940 Walter Benjamin wrote his Theses on the Concept of History prompted by ...

In Brazil Coups Are the Rule. Elected Government Is the Exception

With a rom-pom-pom, the Brazilian Marine Corps brass band introduced the national anthem and ...

Impeaching Brazil’s New President Is Not Unthinkable. Some Are Working to Do This

In a historic vote on August 31, Brazil’s democratically elected President Dilma Rousseff was ...

Chomsky, Oliver Stone, and 20 Other Celebrities Decry Coup Against Brazil’s President

Twenty-two international intellectuals, writers, actors, and activists sent a letter to the Brazilian government ...

Brazil President Says She’s Victim of a Coup by Sore Losers

Talking to a packed theater at the Bank Workers’ Union of Brasília, Brazil’s suspended ...