Brazil’s climate policy is changing. This is important for all

“He looks at it with a modern mindset,” she said. “It’s one thing to fix the past, to undo mistakes. Confirming new ways is one thing.” President Biden has made climate a pillar of his campaign, as did Gabriel Boric, who became President of Chile in March. Just a few weeks ago, Colombia’s left-wing presidential […]

Trump Allies Help Bolsonaro Sow Doubt in Brazil’s Elections

BRASÍLIA — The conference hall was packed, with a crowd of more than 1,000 cheering attacks on the press, the liberals and the politically correct. There was Donald Trump Jr. warning that the Chinese could meddle in the election, a Tennessee congressman who voted against certifying the 2020 vote, and the president complaining about voter […]

Brazil’s Far-Right Disinformation Pushers Find Safe Space

RIO DE JANEIRO — Shortly after President Donald J. Trump was banned from Twitter earlier this year, Brazil’s like-minded leader made a call to his millions of followers on the site. “Sign up on my official channel on Telegram,” said President Jair Bolsonaro. Since then, Telegram, an encrypted messaging and social media platform run by […]