“Au Brésil, une présidentielle à haut risque” – Alexandra SCHWARTZBROD

Libération, le 11 août 2022 A deux mois du scrutin, les craintes sont grandes de voir Jair Bolsonaro tenter un coup de force similaire à celui de Donald Trump s’il n’était pas réélu. Depuis l’élection de Donald Trump et son assaut sur le Capitole quatre ans plus tard, on sait que nos démocraties, que l’on… Continue lendo “Au Brésil, une présidentielle à haut risque” – Alexandra SCHWARTZBROD

“Coup mentality president” | Folha de S. Paulo Editorial

Folha de S. Paulo, 19 July, 2022 Bolsonaro bargains with Congress for freedom to attack democracy; this has to end The President of Brazil is working hard to destroy the periodic elections in the country. As his success is unlikely, his second line of fire is to disrupt national civic life, which does not exclude… Continue lendo “Coup mentality president” | Folha de S. Paulo Editorial

Brazil’s Bolsonaro meets diplomats to sow doubts on election – Mauricio SAVARESE

The Washington Post, 18 July, 2022   SAO PAULO — Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro on Monday invited dozens of diplomats to the presidential palace to present claims regarding supposed vulnerabilities of the country’s electronic voting system, which electoral authorities have already debunked repeatedly. Once again, the far-right leader didn’t present any evidence for his claims,… Continue lendo Brazil’s Bolsonaro meets diplomats to sow doubts on election – Mauricio SAVARESE

“Brazil’s Bolsonaro Asked Biden for Re-Election Help Against Lula” – Eric MARTIN

"Only God can remove me from the presidential chair."Bolsonaro BLOOMBERG, June 11, 2022 Request came at leaders’ meeting at summit in Los Angeles; Bolsonaro has questioned legitimacy of Biden’s own election Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro asked US President Joe Biden for help in his re-election bid during a private meeting on the sidelines of a… Continue lendo “Brazil’s Bolsonaro Asked Biden for Re-Election Help Against Lula” – Eric MARTIN