Philip Reeves

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Brazil's President Bolsonaro Just Made It A Lot Easier For Brazilians To Have Guns

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Brazil's far-right President Jair Bolsonaro signed a decree significantly expanding the public's right to bear firearms in the belief that this will help reduce the crime epidemic.

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The Bolsonaro Era Begins In Brazil

Saturday, January 05, 2019

We have the latest on the big political changes taking shape in Brazil under President Jair Bolsonaro, who is in the first week of his new administration.

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Jair Bolsonaro, Brazil's New President, Takes Office

Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Brazil's new far-right president, Jair Bolsonaro, took office Tuesday, calling for unity — in contrast with his past homophobic, misogynistic and racist statements.

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Brazil Prepares To Swear-In President-Elect Jair Bolsonaro

Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Brazil on Tuesday inaugurates its new far-right president. It marks a reversal of the pink-tide of leftist leaders elected in South America in the last two decades.

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Jair Bolsonaro, A Polarizing Figure, Prepares To Become Brazil's President

Monday, December 31, 2018

On New Year's Day, Jair Bolsonaro will be sworn in as president. He's an admirer of Donald Trump, and his rise to power has created — and reflected — deep divisions among Brazilians.

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Brazil's Deep Divisions Are Symbolized By Musician's Murder

Thursday, December 27, 2018

In Brazil on New Year's Day, a congressman from the far right will be sworn in as president. His rise to power has created deep divisions among Brazilians, symbolized by one particular incident.

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Under Bolsonaro, Same-Sex Couples In Brazil Fear They'll Lose The Right To Marry

Wednesday, December 26, 2018

Retired army captain Jair Bolsonaro will be inaugurated as Brazil's president on New Year's Day. His homophobic record and far right views alarm LGBT Brazilians who fear losing the right to marry.

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G-20 Summit Set To Begin As Argentina Struggles To Deal With Its Economic Woes

Thursday, November 29, 2018

Argentina hoped the G-20 summit would be a chance to showcase its stability and prosperity. But high expectations for its technocrat president have succumbed to runaway inflation and economic crisis.

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Argentina G20 Summit Angst

Thursday, November 29, 2018

Argentina hosts the G20 summit this weekend but it's been a rocky time in the run-up, from economic problems to the chaotic cancelation of a soccer championship.

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Venezuela Pushes For 'Gold Rush' Despite Sanctions

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

President Nicolás Maduro sets his eyes on the country's golden Orinoco flow. His ally Turkey is a major buyer.

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An Attack On Players Forces Major Soccer Match In Argentina To Be Canceled — Twice

Sunday, November 25, 2018

The second leg of the final of the Copa Libertadores was billed as a glorious highlight in the tournament's history — the first ever meeting of age-old rivals Boca Juniors and River Plate.

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Brazil Elects Far-Right Candidate Jair Bolsonaro As Next President

Monday, October 29, 2018

Brazilians have chosen a new president. He's a far-right former army captain who has espoused racist, misogynistic and homophobic views. His name: Jair Bolsonaro.

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Preliminary Results: Far-Right Candidate Wins Brazil's Presidential Runoff

Monday, October 29, 2018

Jair Bolsonaro — a former army captain who expressed his admiration for dictatorship and repeatedly denigrated women and gays — looks certain to become the country's new president.

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Far-Right Jair Bolsonaro Leads As Brazilians Vote

Sunday, October 28, 2018

Brazil's voters cast ballots today in the second round of the nation's presidential election that could see a far-right candidate, Jair Bolsonaro, elected.

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With Memories Of Dictatorship, Some Brazilians Fear A Hard-Right Turn

Friday, October 26, 2018

Onetime targets of Brazil's dictatorship are worried that a candidate who openly admires the past military regime is expected to win Sunday's presidential election.

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Brazil Set To Vote In Presidential Run-Off Election That Has Polarized The Nation

Friday, October 26, 2018

Brazilians vote Sunday in the second round of a presidential election that has riven the nation. The front runner is a far-right candidate who has used misogynistic, racist and homophobic language.

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Jair Bolsonaro's Hometown Divided On His Rise To Power

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Environmental groups warn it'll be disastrous for the Amazon if Jair Bolsonaro is elected president of Brazil. Bolsonaro grew up in a rain forest, in a community that's now deeply divided about him.

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Ahead Of Presidential Election, Pink Floyd's Roger Waters Divides Brazil

Thursday, October 18, 2018

Amid rising political tensions, veteran rocker Roger Waters is using his tour to urge Brazilians not to vote for the far-right presidential candidate — prompting confrontations between fans.

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Brazil's Far-Right Presidential Candidate Leads But Can't Avoid A Runoff

Monday, October 08, 2018

Preliminary results show a far-right candidate returned a commanding lead in the first round of the presidential election. He heads to a runoff later this month with the Workers' Party candidate.

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China And Brazil Woo Each Other With Soccer Power

Sunday, October 07, 2018

Each year Chinese youth teams send members to a Brazilian academy for 10 months of soccer coupled with regular school lessons, including classes in Portuguese.

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