Jair Bolsonaro
Latest Ipec poll shows increased support for Lula

Former president appears four points above the sum of the other candidates and can win in the first round

Ahead of Brazil’s elections, many voices, one chant

Peoples Dispatch comes to you from the streets of Sao Paulo with just a few days to go before the national elections in Brazil.

What is at stake in Brazil’s historic election?

On October 2, the people of Brazil will make a choice between two vastly different candidates – Lula da Silva and Jair Bolsonaro. Here’s everything you need to know about the presidential aspirants, their records and platforms, and what this election means for Brazil

Brazilian activists slam Bolsonaro’s genocidal climate policy

With both the UN General Assembly and Climate Week taking place in NYC, activists protest deforestation and murders of Indigenous people

Latest poll shows increase for Lula and possibility of first round victory

The former president polled 47% in voting intentions while all other candidates together reach 44%.

Fear and misinformation dominate discourses of Brazilian right

In the lead-up to the general elections in Brazil, the far-right has intensified its campaign of hysteria and fear-mongering instead of providing concrete solutions to the crises affecting the people

João Paulo Rodrigues: “Brazil has a great responsibility in Latin America”

The national leader of the Landless Rural Workers’ Movement spoke about the main issues surrounding the upcoming elections in Brazil

The most important election in the Americas is in Brazil

Former president Lula is in the lead in the polls ahead of the first round of elections in Brazil to be held on October 2. These elections will be transformative for Brazil and will have ramifications across the globe

Daily Round-up| US announces new arms sales to Taiwan despite China warnings & other stories

In today’s episode, we bring you stories of the US-Taiwan arms deal, protests in Iraq, the end of a strike in Bangladesh, and a probe on businessmen linked to Jair Bolsonaro in Brazil

Highlights of the first Brazilian presidential debate of 2022

Bolsonaro’s misogyny and insensitivity to the pandemic were central themes in the debates

US, South Korea begin massive military exercises citing North Korea threat & other stories

In today’s episode, we bring you stories of US-South Korea military drills, an Israeli court’s verdict on Khalil Awawdeh, the crimes against Indigenous people in Brazil, and the Iran nuclear deal

During Bolsonaro’s third year in office, 176 Indigenous people were murdered in Brazil

According to the CIMI report, the states of Amazonas, Mato Grosso do Sul and Roraima accounted for 105 deaths