RIO DE JANEIRO – He's shown disdain for facts and science-based recommendations. He's said the public will eventually realize they were "tricked" by governors and large parts of the media over a "measly little cold." He's embraced chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine as treatments for the coronavirus despite no evidence of the anti-malaria drugs' effectiveness in fighting the disease. As Brazil's coronavirus infections have surged to a level surpassed only by the United States, President Jair Bolsonaro, the leader of Latin America's largest country, has followed a near-identical coronavirus script to President Donald Trump. Like Trump, Bolsonaro has...Full Article
Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro followed Trump’s coronavirus blueprint. Now its cases are surging
Related news coverage
With the second-highest COVID-19 death toll in the world, Brazil is experiencing a huge surge in new cases. Nevertheless, Business..
You might like
The first trucks carrying a COVID-19 vaccine for widespread use in the United States pulled out of a Michigan manufacturing..