Bolsonarista invades party kills Lula’s birthday girl and is then punched

Prison officer Jorge José da Rocha Guaranho invaded a party and shot dead the boy whose birthday it was, municipal guard Marcelo Arruda, on the night of Saturday 9, in Foz do Iguaçu, in the state of Paraná , in the southern region of Brazil. The event celebrated the 50th anniversary of Arruda, who was … Read more

Tense weekend portends terrifying escalation in Brazil | Analysis

The presidential campaign hasn’t even officially started, but it has already produced the tensest weekend in Brazilian politics since the stabbing of Jair Bolsonaro four years ago. On Saturday, the president’s supporters gathered on the Esplanada dos Ministérios, in Brasilia, to defend the weapons of the population. It’s not for guns, it’s for freedom, they … Read more

Excreta attack on judge and Lula da Silva shows growing radicalism in Brazil

Far-right radicals allegedly sympathetic to President Jair Bolsonaro are promoting unusual and dangerous political attacks, mixing human excrement, urine, agricultural poison and explosives. In 24 days, these criminal attacks, far from what would be acceptable in a full and civilized democracy, have already reached events in which former President Lula da Silva, leader of the … Read more

Biden, Bolsonaro discuss risk of military coup in Brazil

The risk that Jair Bolsonaro will not accept the results of the October 2 elections in Brazil in the event of a possible defeat will be the subject of the meeting between the Brazilian president and his American counterpart Joe Biden, during the meeting between them on the sidelines of the Summit of the Americas, … Read more