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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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Boris Johnson now ranks alongside Trump, Putin and Bolsonaro in his utter failure over coronavirus

I doubt it is a coincidence that the populists with the least regard for truth and expertise have presided over the nations that cannot get…

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Brazil registers 965 new coronavirus deaths, confirmed cases hit 347,398

Brazil registered 965 new coronavirus deaths on Saturday, taking the total number of fatalities to 22,013, the Health Ministry said. Source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-brazil/brazil-registers-965-new-coronavirus-deaths-confirmed-cases-hit-347398-idUSKBN22Z0Y0?feedType=RSS&feedName=worldNews Droolin’ Dog sniffed…

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Deadly Rio police raid brings crowds into streets of quarantined favela

A deadly police raid in Rio de Janeiro on Friday morning drew crowds into the streets of a neighbourhood under quarantine, provoking criticism from residents…

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Deforestation of the Amazon has soared under cover of the coronavirus

An NBC News analysis of satellite imagery captured by the European Space Agency shows areas where tress were recently taken down. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/science/environment/deforestation-amazon-has-soared-under-cover-coronavirus-n1204451 Droolin’ Dog…

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Coronavirus: Amazon deforestation could trigger new pandemics, experts warn amid fears over Brazilian land ownership law

‘We run the risk of a serious environmental reverse during this crisis’, former environment agency chief warns Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/environment/coronavirus-brazil-amazon-deforestation-disease-bolsonaro-mp910-indigenous-fires-a9493846.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story…

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Brazil likely has 12 times more coronavirus cases than official count, study shows

Brazil likely has 12 times more cases of new coronavirus than are being officially reported by the government, with too little testing and long waits…

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Brazil ‘Ghostbuster’ deep cleans favela streets to fight coronavirus

When coronavirus hit and tourists stopped coming to Thiago Firmino’s Rio de Janeiro favela tour, he decided to act. Unwilling to wait for officials to…

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Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro Fiddles While Brazil Burns

Brazil’s COVID-19 cases and deaths are higher than neighboring countries, yet the president takes no action. Indigenous people and the poorest Brazilians are in grave…

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Brazil looks to China for coronavirus help as cases rise quickly

Brazil’s health minister said the country faced a “serious problem” getting enough mechanical ventilators and had spoken to China to try and ensure it would…

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Mistrustful of state, Brazil slum hires own doctors to fight virus

Emerson Barata draws a circular map of Sao Paulo’s largest slum, Paraisopolis, and begins to mark confirmed coronavirus cases in blue ink. At the center…

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'It will kill a lot of people': Brazil's overcrowded favelas brace for coronavirus

Social distancing ‘not possible’ in Rio’s slums Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/coronavirus-brazil-favela-overcrowded-deaths-rio-de-janiero-a9416986.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By:…

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Brazil declares COVID-19 state of emergency as Bolsonaro approval slips

Brazil declared a state of emergency on Friday, freeing up funds for the federal government to fight a coronavirus crisis that has hurt the popularity…

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Winter is coming: cooling weather in Brazil could fan coronavirus outbreak

The coronavirus outbreak is landing in Brazil as the hot summer days in the southern hemisphere draw to a close and winter approaches, potentially worsening…

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Brazil coronavirus cases top 600, diplomatic spat with China bubbles

Confirmed coronavirus cases in Brazil surged past 600 on Thursday, more than doubling in two days, as a diplomatic spat over the disease’s origins between…

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Trump met Brazilian official with coronavirus, but says ‘not concerned’

U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday said he was not concerned about being exposed to the coronavirus after dining last week with a Brazilian government…

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Afro-Feminist Resistance in Brazi’s Carnival

In Southern Brazil, the all women’s carnival block Cores de Aide is marching for political resistance and in defense of women, who have been particularly…

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