The COVID-19 pandemic will transform our world. Massive state intervention is essential to head off an unprecedented slump. We must come out of this crisis with a better society.
Alfredo Saad-Filho is professor of Political Economy and International Development at King’s College London. His books include Value and Crisis: Essays on Labour, Money and Contemporary Capitalism.
Jair Bolsonaro represents the rise of an authoritarian neoliberalism in Brazil and across the world. If he’s elected president, Brazilian democracy could collapse.
Brazil’s right is determined to remove Dilma Rousseff from power and cripple any movements to her left.