Troubling times in Brazil. In Spite of You lays bare the dire consequences for the country following Jair Bolsomaro’s election, says CARLOS MARTINEZ.
On Tuesday, February 18, Brazil’s fascistic President Jair Bolsonaro installed Army Gen. Walter Braga Netto as his chief of staff (ministro da casa civil). Braga Netto had been chief of staff of the Brazilian Army and its second highest ranking officer. With his appointment, Bolsonaro is now literally surrounded by military personnel, who hold the key positions in his inner cabinet: here.