Right now, the best thing Brazil’s far-right president has going for him is Donald Trump. If Bernie Sanders is elected, that all changes.
Andre Pagliarini was a visiting assistant professor of modern Latin American history at Brown University in 2018–19 and will begin a lectureship at Dartmouth College this fall. He is currently preparing a book manuscript on twentieth-century Brazilian nationalism.
Jair Bolsonaro’s chief foreign policy architect is combining rabid nationalist rhetoric with pathetic submissiveness to the United States.