Tag Archives: Jair Bolsonaro

What’s doing in the world of autocrats and autocrat trainees?

It’s unusual when Harper’s Weekly Review has an expansive block of facts on one theme. Today, though, I didn’t have to be too clever to understand what Harper’s is getting at: the behavior of Big and Little Brothers all over … Continue reading

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How does our former guy compare to Brazil’s former guy?

Just before I began to type this I was holding my head in my hands. Here, courtesy of Harper’s Weekly Review, is why: The vice president of Brazil explained that Jair Bolsonaro—who, during his presidency, was bitten by a giant … Continue reading

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Bizarre and hilarious facts from Harper’s Weekly Review

How many times did I laugh? And/or wince? Uncountable. You too should have this pleasure, ergo… You Think Our Country Is Bad? Department •Two days after losing an election, Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro, who said that a congresswoman was too … Continue reading

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