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Brazil’s Amazon deforestation remains high despite slight fall

August deforestation was lower than last year, but rates remain much higher than before Bolsonaro took office. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/9/10/deforestation-in-brazils-amazon-rainforest-falls-remains-high Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story…

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Deforestation in Brazilian Amazon hits highest annual level in a decade

Rainforest lost 10,476 sq km between August 2020 and July 2021, report says, despite increasing global concern Deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon has hit the…

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Tragedy Strikes with Historic Brazilian Cinematheque in Flames as Community Lashes Out: ‘An Indescribable Pain’

On Thursday evening, the Brazilian Cinematheque was engulfed in flames in western Sao Paulo, where the 6,500-square meter building has housed much of the country’s…

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Lula 2022? Brazil poised for sensational political comeback

With former president’s political rights restored, polls suggest he would thrash Jair Bolsonaro if he stands for election Anazir Maria de Oliveira has a simple…

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Unusual cold weather in Brazil sends coffee prices soaring

Last week’s severe frosts caused extensive damage to fields in Brazil, the world’s largest producer of coffee. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/economy/2021/7/27/unusual-cold-weather-in-brazil-sends-coffee-prices-soaring Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story…

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Study: Sections of the Amazon Rainforest emit more CO2 than they absorb

Segments of the Amazon rainforest now emit more carbon dioxide than they can absorb because of human-caused disturbances, according to a study published in the…

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Bolsonaro in hospital as hiccups persist for more than 10 days

President, 66, to be observed by doctors for next 48 hours Speculation grows over health of Brazil’s far-right leader The Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro has…

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Brazilian potential presidential candidate announces he is gay

Governor Eduardo Leite of Rio Grande do Sul could challenge Jair Bolsonaro, who has espoused anti-gay rhetoric. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/7/2/brazilian-potential-presidential-candidate-announces-he-is-gay Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story…

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Covid live: Brazil passes 500,000 deaths; 70% of England’s adults ‘should be fully vaccinated by 19 July’

Protests in Brazil as confirmed death toll soars past half a million; most adults should be double-vaccinated by England lockdown lifting date Under-18s could be…

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Uproar after Argentina president says ‘Brazilians came from the jungle’

Misjudged comments to prime minister of Spain sought to play up the South American country’s ties with Europe Argentina’s president, Alberto Fernández, has triggered a…

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Brazil to host 2021 Copa America after Argentina ruled out

Postponed South American football tournament scheduled to be played between June 13 and July 10. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/sports/2021/5/31/brazil-to-host-copa-america-after-argentina-drops-due-to-covid Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared…

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Tens of thousands of Brazilians march to demand Bolsonaro’s impeachment

Protests in over 200 cities and towns in Brazil sparked by president’s handling of the Covid pandemic Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus…

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Brazil: aerial photos reveal devastation by goldminers on indigenous land

About 20,000 prospectors operate illegally in Yanomami reserve near Venezuela border, say activists Rare and disturbing aerial photographs have laid bare the devastation being inflicted…

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Thousands rally at ‘obscene’ motorcade for Jair Bolsonaro

After 450,000 Covid deaths, president parades through Rio in effort to reenergnise far right The Brazilian president, Jair Bolsonaro, has led a raucous column of…

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José Mauro is Alive

The Brazilian singer/songwriter was believed dead when Far Out reissued his first record. Then, they got a phone call from him. Read full story on…

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New mutation of Brazilian COVID-19 variant reported in Florida

A mutation of a COVID-19 strain that is thought to have originated in Brazil has been detected in Florida, health department officials said last week…….

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They are killing our forest, Brazilian tribe warns

The Awa, who have been called “the most threatened tribe on earth”, face fresh challenges in Brazil. Source: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-56847952 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story…

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Brazil regulator denies permission to import Russia COVID vaccine

‘Inherent risks’ and ‘serious’ defects highlighted over a lack of information guaranteeing Sputnik V’s safety. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/4/27/brazil-regulator-denies-permission-to-import-russia-covid-vaccine Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared…

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Brazilians are not showing up for their second COVID vaccination

With more than 380,000 dead, Brazil has the second highest COVID death toll in the world. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/4/23/brazilians-are-not-showing-up-for-their-second-covid-vaccination Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and…

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Brazil: Battling Bolsonaro’s COVID misinformation

How leading media outlets in Brazil have joined forces to take on Bolsonaro and his COVID denial. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/program/the-listening-post/2021/4/17/brazil-battling-bolsonaros-covid-misinformation Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story…

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Spreading faster, hitting harder – why young Brazilians are dying of Covid

Highly transmissible variant and behavioural factors blamed as intensive care units fill with younger patients Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage One…

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‘A biological Fukushima’: Brazil passes 4,000 daily Covid deaths, hospitals at breaking point

Miguel Nicolelis, a Brazilian doctor and professor at Duke University, compared the explosion of cases to a nuclear reactor. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/world/covid-deaths-reach-4-000-day-brazil-bringing-hospitals-breaking-n1263269 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out…

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