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Take Bolsonaro’s environment “U-turn” with a pinch of salt

Feds accuse Environment Minister of helping loggers; prosecutors go after ex-Health Minister. And the Supreme Court decides on Lula's fate

Today, the government battles bad news from Amazonas state: local Feds accused the Environment Minister of helping loggers, and prosecutors presented malfeasance charges against the ex-Health Minister. And the Supreme Court decides on Lula’s fate as polls show him ahead.

Bolsonaro on the environment: different message, same antics?

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Environment: demonstrators urge Bolsonaro to “save the Amazon.” Photo: PhotoCarioca/Shutterstock

President Jair Bolsonaro addressed a seven-page letter to his U.S. counterpart, Joe Biden, making his biggest environmental pledge...

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