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Brazil voters ignore Bolsonaro’s city election endorsements

Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro has suffered a setback as most of the dozens of candidates he backed for municipal elections failed to secure victories or…

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Amazon forest fires continue to cause emissions years after burning out

Exclusive: Emissions from fires do not peak until four years after flames have stopped, according to new research Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/environment/amazon-forest-fires-wildfires-emissions-bolsonaro-b1588041.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this…

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On Brazil’s tropical island of cats, virus led to starvation

Volunteers are working to ensure the stray and feral cats living on an island off the coast of Brazil have enough food after fishermen saw…

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Brazil reaches 150,000 deaths from COVID-19 milestone

Despite signs the pandemic is slowly retreating in largest Latin American nation Source: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/brazil-reaches-150000-deaths-covid-19-milestone-73543215 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you….

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As Brazil’s wetlands burned, government did little to help

The government of Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro has said it mobilized hundreds of troops and federal agents to douse wildfires in the Pantanal — the…

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Anger as Brazil revokes mangrove protection regulations

Environmental groups have called the move to revoke regulations that protect mangroves a “crime”. Source: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-54338892 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it…

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India overtakes Brazil in coronavirus cases

A jump of 90,802 new COVID-19 cases in 24 hours has made India the second hardest hit country with more than 4.2 million people infected….

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Already battling coronavirus, Brazilians now fear smoke from raging Amazon fires

The coronavirus pandemic has already killed more than 108,000 people, and many Brazilians will now have to contend with smoke from the fires, as well….

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New footage shows record number of fires in Amazon – despite Brazil's leader calling blazes a 'lie'

The first two weeks of August saw more than 15,000 fires, according to data from INPE, Brazil’s space agency Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/environment/amazon-rainforest-fires-brazil-bolsonaro-climate-crisis-a9678466.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out…

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Deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon is Soaring

Deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon is up. Way up. Read more… Source: https://earther.gizmodo.com/deforestation-in-the-brazilian-amazon-is-soaring-1844653246 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The…

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Black Americans, Black Brazilians Suffer More From COVID-19. Structural Racism Is To Blame.

“Genocides don’t always have to be intentional. It’s about impact. Whether or not they have been planning to kill people, we know people are dying…

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Brazil: Number of fires more than doubles in world's biggest wetlands

Over 2,500 blazes were recorded in the Pantanal between January and June, research shows Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/brazil-fires-double-worlds-biggest-wetlands-pantanal-climate-a9639741.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it…

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Brazil hits 80,000 deaths as more leaders test positive for COVID-19

Enlarge / Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro gives the thumbs up to supporters from the Alvorada Palace in Brasilia, on July 20, 2020, amid the new…

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Amazon photos show 'illegal' burning of rainforest amid record deforestation levels

Greenpeace blames huge surge in deforestation on Brazilian government’s ‘anti-environmental agenda’ Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/environment/amazon-fires-deforestation-burning-greenpeace-photos-a9624491.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The…

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Brazil’s Bolsonaro bitten by emu while recovering from coronavirus (PHOTOS)

Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro was posing for a press photo op while in quarantine, feeding emus outside the presidential palace, when one of the belligerent…

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What’s Behind Brazil’s COVID-19 Disaster?

Indigenous, poor, and working-class communities in Brazil are all under threat from COVID-19. One man is largely to blame for the country’s pandemic disaster: President…

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Brazil’s Jair Bolsonaro tests positive for coronavirus

Brazilian premier Jair Bolsonaro has tested positive for coronavirus after falling ill with symptoms typical of Covid-19. Bolsonaro regularly downplayed the risks of the viris,…

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Brazil now digging up the dead from cemeteries to make room for new COVID-19 deaths

How bad is the coronavirus outbreak in Brazil, in June 2020? They’re unearthing the dead from their cemeteries to make room for all the people…

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Brazil official in charge of promoting black culture calls black rights movement 'scum'

Sérgio Camargo is a fervent support of Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/brazil-official-sergio-camargo-black-rights-movement-scum-a9548526.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The…

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Coronavirus is spreading fast among Brazil’s indigenous tribes; spike in deaths

Epidemiologists had hoped remote locations might protect the tribes, but deaths have increased five-fold in the past month. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/latino/coronavirus-spreading-fast-among-brazil-s-indigenous-tribes-spike-deaths-n1224631 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this…

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Hydroxychloroquine: US sends Brazil 2 million doses of drug to treat coronavirus despite link to deaths

White House also announces joint research plan to find out whether the medicine is actually effective Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/hydroxychloroquine-trump-brazil-jair-bolsonaro-coronavirus-a9542071.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and…

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