Defeated, Bolsonaro isolates himself, cancels interviews and does not respond even to close advisors / by Brasil de Fato

Caption: Ex-captain left his official residence, the Alvorada Palace, to travel to Granja do Torto—Flickr/Beto Barata This article was originally published on Brasil de Fato. “Bolsonaro doesn’t want to receive anyone,” aides say after Lula’s presidential election victory President of Brazil Jair Bolsonaro, who was just defeated in the elections, isolated himself after the confirmation ofContinue reading “Defeated, Bolsonaro isolates himself, cancels interviews and does not respond even to close advisors / by Brasil de Fato”

The military’s return to Brazilian politics / by The Tricontinental

Throughout history, the Brazilian Armed Forces have looked inwards towards their own territory and peoples. They are centered around the construction of an ‘internal enemy’ to justify its tactics, strategies, and accumulation of forces. The art for this dossier highlights emblematic ‘internal enemies’ constructed throughout history. These portraits, placed alongside other historical artifacts, rekindle aContinue reading “The military’s return to Brazilian politics / by The Tricontinental”