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Brazil's Bolsonaro pressures lawmakers before key fiscal vote

Reuters 09 Nov 2021
"We decided to change position in the name of preserving our party unity," Wolney Queiroz, the PDT's leader in the lower house, wrote on social media.Reporting by Lisandra Paraguassu in Brasilia and Eduardo Simoes in Sao Paulo; Writing by Gabriel Stargardter; Editing by Brad Haynes, Will Dunham and Andrea Ricci.
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Brazil’s Bolsonaro pressures lawmakers before key fiscal vote

Metro USA 09 Nov 2021
BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro on Tuesday said a vote against expanded government spending next year was a vote against the country, adding pressure on lower house lawmakers ahead of a crucial second-round vote on new fiscal rules ... on social media.
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Facebook removes Bolsonaro video linking COVID-19 shots to AIDS

The Philadelphia Inquirer 26 Oct 2021
BRASILIA -- Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro found himself in social media time-out Monday after his video warning of a supposed link ...
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Facebook removes Bolsonaro video linking COVID shots to AIDS

Manila Bulletin 26 Oct 2021
BRASILIA, BrazilBrazilian President Jair Bolsonaro found himself in social media time-out Monday after his video warning of a supposed link between Covid-19 vaccines and AIDS triggered action by Facebook and YouTube ... Bolsonaro’s latest run-in with social media ...
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Protesters in Brazil demand Bolsonaro's impeachment

Manila Standard Today 03 Oct 2021
Protests in Rio de Janeiro, Salvador, Sao Paulo and Brasilia, in addition to a hundred cities, were called by the "National Campaign Out with Bolsonaro", backed by a dozen left-wing parties, trade union centrals and the group Direitos Já! that brings together leaders from 19 banks.
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Brazilians call for Bolsonaro to be impeached

Taipei Times 03 Oct 2021
Large crowds gathered in Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo, Brasilia and dozens of other towns and cities as part of the “Bolsonaro Out National Campaign,” which is backed by a dozen left-wing political parties and labor groups ... Meanwhile, hundreds of demonstrators gathered along the Esplanade of Ministries in Brasilia.
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Pro-Bolsonaro truckers block Brazil highways

Raw Story 09 Sep 2021
But they span much of the country, including Rio de Janeiro, Brasilia and, according to media reports, key industrial hub Sao Paulo. In Brasilia, dozens of drivers parked their trucks in the middle of the Esplanade of Ministries, at the heart of the capital, and refused to leave even when the police tried to remove them Wednesday night ... © 2021 AFP .
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Brazil escaped a January 6-style insurrection — for now 

Vox 08 Sep 2021
He addressed crowds in Brasilia and São Paulo, using the platform to attack and threaten the supreme court ... Though an estimated 100,000 Bolsonaro backers gathered in the capital, Brasilia , as well as in São Paulo , according to Brazilian media outlets, the marches did not erupt in mass violence and chaos .
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At Brazil rallies, Bolsonaro deepens rift with Supreme Court

Reflector 07 Sep 2021
BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — Tens of thousands of supporters of embattled right-wing President Jair Bolsonaro heeded his call and turned out at rallies Tuesday as he stepped up his attacks on Brazil's Supreme Court and threatened to plunge the country into a constitutional crisis.
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Brazil braces for pro-Bolsonaro rallies on Tuesday

Metro USA 06 Sep 2021
BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil prepared on Monday for Independence Day demonstrations by supporters of far-right President Jair Bolsonaro, who has called for a show of support for his attacks on the country’s Supreme Court that are rattling Latin America’s largest democracy ... (2200 GMT) via social media.
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Bolsonaro blocks critics on social media, says rights group

Canada Dot Com 19 Aug 2021
BRASILIA — Brazil’s far-right president, Jair Bolsonaro, is blocking social media followers who criticize him, violating their ...
photo: AP / Eraldo Peres
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro waves next to his Defense Minister Walter Braga Netto as a military convoy passes Planalto presidencial palace in Brasilia, Brazil, Tuesday, Aug. 10, 2021.
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Brazil’s Congress rejects voting changes amid Bolsonaro pressure

Al Jazeera 11 Aug 2021
The presidential media office did not respond to a request for comment on the parade ...Tanks in the street, precisely on the day of the vote on the paper ballot amendment, is real, clear and unconstitutional intimidation,” Senator Simone Tebet of the centrist Brazilian Democratic Movement party said on social media.
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Brazil’s Bolsonaro leaves hospital, says will be back at work Monday

The Philadelphia Inquirer 19 Jul 2021
"I'll be back in the presidency tomorrow," Bolsonaro told the media as he left the Vila Nova Star hospital, where he had been since Wednesday.
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Brazilian President Bolsonaro Leaves Hospital, Says Will Be Back at Work Monday

The Epoch Times 19 Jul 2021
BRASILIA—Brazilian ... "I'll be back in the presidency tomorrow," Bolsonaro told the media as he left the Vila Nova Star hospital, where he had been since Wednesday.
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‘I hope within 10 days to be eating BBQ ribs’: Brazil’s Bolsonaro leaves hospital after ...

The Daily Mail 18 Jul 2021
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro on Sunday left the Sao Paulo hospital where he had been for four days undergoing treatment for complications following a near-fatal 2018 stabbing, and said he will be back at his desk in Brasilia on Monday.
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