Conservatism April 25, 2019
Newbie representatives talk political renewal at the Brazil Conference
On Saturday, as Brazilian college students, billionaires and governors alike gathered in an almost full auditorium at Harvard University, (...) READ MORE
Could CNN Brasil become Jair Bolsonaro’s Fox News?
In January of this year, it was announced that a Brazilian media group had purchased licensing rights from American (...) READ MORE
Bolsonaro, the military and legitimate violence in Brazil
There is a fundamental, yet little acknowledged ideological divide at the heart of Brazil’s new government headed by far-right (...) READ MORE
Brazil’s intelligence agency’s future as uncertain as its past
With the election of retired military officer Jair Bolsonaro to the highest civilian post in Brazil, some observers fear (...) READ MORE
What’s behind the Brazilian President’s ‘golden shower’ tweet?
I’ve never thought I’d telephone a political scientist to talk about pornography and the act of a “golden shower.” (...) READ MORE
The guru of the Brazilian right-wing: who is Olavo de Carvalho
“Starting on [October] 29, without rest, we’ll start working to take down [media group] Globo, [newspaper] Folha [de S.Paulo] (...) READ MORE
Explaining Brazil #32: The Brazilian political system in shatters
Our podcast is also available on: The Brazilian political system in shatters Sunday’s election results showed that the global (...) READ MORE