Coronavirus disaster in Bolsonaro’s Brazil

This 8 May 2020 video says about itself:

Brazilian Mayor Asks Greta Thunberg for Help During COVID-19 | NowThis

This Brazilian city has been forced to bury hundreds of bodies in mass graves amid COVID-19 — now its mayor is asking activist Greta Thunberg for help.

In US news and current events today, hundreds of bodies had to be laid to rest in mass graves in Manaus, an Amazon city in Brazil. Now the city’s mayor, Mayor Arthur Virgilio Neto, is asking Swedish environmental activist Greta Thunberg to help save the lives of the people risking COVID-19 to protect the Amazon.

BOLSONARO MARCHES BRAZIL TOWARD POLITICAL CRISIS Far-right Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro is imploding. “So what?” he told reporters last week, about the mounting coronavirus death toll. Nightly protests, during which Brazilians bang pots and pans from their rooftops and balconies, have intensified. Bolsonaro’s approval ratings are at their lowest, and governors who rode his coattails have abandoned him. Brazil’s Supreme Court is investigating claims of impropriety, and nearly half of Brazilians now support Bolsonaro’s impeachment. [HuffPost]

With Brazil on course to become new COVID-19 epicenter, Bolsonaro escalates back-to-work campaign: here.

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