Tag: Bolsonaro

Bolsonaro’s politics of death, Covid-19 and racial inequality in Brazil

Carolina Parreiras , July 8th, 2020

Covid-19 infections and deaths in Brazil continue to grow at an alarming pace: at the time of publication (8 July 2020), the Latin American country has recorded over…

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Victor Albert: Brazil’s Homeless Workers’ Movement is an assertive social work organization

Focaal Web Editor , November 30th, 2018

On 21 October, Jair Bolsonaro, the now president-elect of Brazil, made an announcement via his smartphone that was transmitted to crowds of supporters gathered in São Paulo: “Criminals…


Massimiliano Mollona: Authoritarian Brazil redux?

Focaal Web Editor , October 6th, 2018

On Sunday, 7 October, the Brazilian people will go to the polls to elect their next president. There has never been such a dramatic election since 15 January…