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Speaker hints Congress will not go down with Bolsonaro’s sinking ship

Today: Congress hints at an ultimatum to the Bolsonaro government. Top foreign policy advisor accused of making white supremacist gesture on camera. Brazil sees its own vaccine line-cutting scandal.

Red flags after Speaker’s “amber light”

Following a televised address in which he committed to vaccinating the population, President Jair Bolsonaro set up an anti-Covid committee with leaders of other branches of government and allied state governors. It remains to be seen whether the committee will bear fruit, as it will be coordinated by the president himself — who, just 12 hours after supporting vaccines, once again touted unproven treatments...

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