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One year into the pandemic, Brazil can’t see a way out

In one year, the pandemic has killed 250,000 Brazilians. Plus, a possible resolution to 5G rules. And the massive NBA deal in Brazil

Today marks the one-year anniversary of the first coronavirus infection in Brazil — and the effects of the pandemic. Plus, a possible resolution to 5G rules. And the massive NBA deal in Brazil.

Pandemic: One year of Covid-19 in Brazil

The first coronavirus infection in Brazil was diagnosed on February 25, 2020. Since then, the country recorded 10.3 million other cases and a staggering 250,000 deaths. Barring colonization and slavery — which lasted for centuries — the Covid-19 pandemic is the deadliest event in Brazilian history. Besides the sheer human loss, it has thrown millions below the poverty line...

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