A new report reveals the far-right presidential candidate has benefited from a multimillion-dollar misinformation campaign on WhatsApp.
A coordinated disinformation campaign has been underway for months. Progressive forces must unite to counter its corrosive influence.
Above all, both have exploited the fears of those afraid of losing their place in an increasingly diverse and inclusive society.
In a national address, Justice Rosa Weber says Jair Bolsonaro had 46.7 percent compared with 28.5 percent for former Sao Paulo Mayor Fernando Haddad.
Brazilians are choosing their leaders in an election marked by intense anger at the ruling class following years of political and economic turmoil.
Jair Bolsonaro has drawn comparisons to Donald Trump, sparking a #NotHim movement across the country.
Imprisoned on corruption charges, the Workers' Party leader has called on supporters to back former Education Minister Fernando Haddad.
A report exposing talks between U.S. officials and Venezuelan military officers has caught the attention of critics across the globe.
Jair Bolsonaro, a leading Brazilian presidential candidate, is stabbed during a campaign event, suffering severe blood loss. His attacker has been arrested.
For years, officials ignored calls to upgrade the facility. One O Globo columnist calls the tragedy "a sort of national suicide."