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The Real Terrorism

Interesting article over on the Foreign Affairs website a while back, “Women for Bolsonaro” by Chayenne Polimédio. In it, the author asked why it was that many Brazilian women support Jair Messias Bolsonaro, the right wing populist who is now the nation’s president and practicing despot. Polimédio’s answer is intriguing— Fear! Brazil is in the…

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Brazil, The Wounded Land

The other day we read an article in HuffPost, Brazil Is About To Show The World How A Modern Democracy Collapses by Travis Waldron. In it, Waldron looks at how Brazil’s current present, Jair Bolsonaro, “the Trump of the Tropics,” is effectively killing off democracy in his country – and showing the rest of the…

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