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Brazil Blasts Offer of G7 Aid for Amazon Fires, Citing Notre Dame Blaze

Youtube videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a9OrWNup3N4 & https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o5HUjnOzXKU
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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at 9:00am 8/28/2019 at 9:00am
Youtube videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a9OrWNup3N4 & https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o5HUjnOzXKU

The recent G7 economic summit included exchanges between Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro and French President Emmanuel Macron that was nearly as heated as the Amazon wildfires.

During the summit, the G7 nations had agreed to send aid to fight the fires in the Amazon. Brazil rejected that offer, with a concise reminder...

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Brazil’s New President Vows to Take ‘Marxist Garbage’ Out of Schools

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, January 3, 2019 at 12:00pm 1/3/2019 at 12:00pm

Trump should consider a similar approach here. Our education system is more indoctrination than education now.

Ashe Schow reports at the Daily Wire:

New Brazil President Vows To Tackle ‘Marxist Garbage’ In Schools

He’s called himself “Brazil’s Donald Trump.” Now, incoming Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro seems to be making good on that namesake by...

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Brazil withdraws offer to host UN climate change summit

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 2, 2018 at 12:00pm 12/2/2018 at 12:00pm

The last time we checked on Brazil, Jair M. Bolsonaro, the nation’s President-elect who is often referred to as the “Brazilian Trump,” announced plans to move the country’s embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Israel’s capital, Jerusalem.

Now, in the mode of the American President, Brazil is

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Brazilian President-elect Jair Bolsonaro: “we intend to transfer the Brazilian Embassy from Tel-Aviv to Jerusalem”

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 1, 2018 at 8:05pm 11/1/2018 at 8:05pm

Jair M. Bolsonaro, the President-elect of Brazil and frequently referred to as the “Brazilian Trump,” had promised during the campaign to move Brazil’s embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Israel’s capital, Jerusalem. This was consistent with his strong pro-Israel stance.

There was speculation that he would back off the promise, as...

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‘Trump of Brazil’ Jair Bolsonaro Elected President

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, October 29, 2018 at 9:00am 10/29/2018 at 9:00am
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Jair Bolsonaro, known as the “Trump of Brazil,” has won the presidency in the runoff against former Sao Paulo Mayor Fernando Haddad with 55.1% of the vote.

The ex-army captain has portrayed himself as an outsider, even though he spent 27 years in Congress.

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‘Trump of Brazil’ Wins First Round in Presidential Election, But Doesn’t Avoid Runoff

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, October 9, 2018 at 7:00am 10/9/2018 at 7:00am

Former Army captain Jair Bolsonaro of the Social Liberal Party came out on top in the first round of presidential elections in Brazil over the weekend. However, he did not reach the needed 50% to avoid a runoff.

Bolsanaro received 46% compared to former Sao Paulo Mayor Fernando Haddad’s 29%. Yes, despite...

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Brazilian election update: Bolsonaro stabbed, violence in the streets

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, September 8, 2018 at 7:30pm 9/8/2018 at 7:30pm

Last week, I wrote a post on Brazilian election frontrunner Jair Bolsonaro, sometimes known as the Trump of Brazil. Now comes

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The coming Brazilian elections

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, September 2, 2018 at 2:00pm 9/2/2018 at 2:00pm

Brazil is scheduled to have a general election this October, and this article about the current frontrunner in the Brazilian presidential elections, a man named Jair Bolsonaro, describes him as “far-right” and given to racist and misogynistic utterances:

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Brazil faces an ethical and cultural dilemma in dealing with Amazon tribes

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 12, 2018 at 7:00pm 6/12/2018 at 7:00pm
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“”Should Brazil keep its Amazon tribes from taking the lives of their children?” is the subtitle of a recent article in Foreign Policy. It describes traditional but still-existent customs of many Amazon tribes in Brazil that dictate kill...

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