Brazil Weekly

🙊 Speak no evil of the president

Good morning! This week, we discuss President Bolsonaro’s attempt to gag artists at Lollapalooza – but which only resulted in making them more political. The Health Ministry backpedaled on calling the pandemic over. And lingering job market woes.

Bolsonaro tries (and fails) to censor artists

artists defiance against electoral courts, rock band Fresno performed with "Bolsonaro Out" displayed on the stage. Photo: Vanessa Carvalho/Brazil Photo Press/Folhapress
In defiance against electoral courts, rock band Fresno performed...
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