Brazilian president’s son suggests using dictatorship-era tactics on leftist foes

Eduardo Bolsonaros incendiary remarks prompted many across the political spectrum to condemn him Voices from across Brazils political spectrum have condemned the son of the far-right president, Jair Bolsonaro, after he suggested hardline dictatorship-era tactics might be needed to crush his fathers leftist foes. Eduardo Bolsonaro made the incendiary remarks which many observers suspect were a deliberate distraction from the interview the 35-year-old congressman claimed without offering evidence that the lefts return to power in Argentina were part of a Cuba-funded conspiracy to bring revolution to Latin America. If the left radicalizes to this extent [in Brazil] we will need to respond, and that response could come via a new AI-5, said Bolsonaro, who is the regional representative of Steve …

Bahamian evacuees find welcome in Florida but politics dog their presence

Thousands forced to flee their homes by Hurricane Dorian found refuge in the Sunshine State but Trump has cast aspersions They descended the cruise ships gangplank at the Port of Palm Beach looking like refugees from a war zone. Some carried babies and small children; others clutched small bags of possessions snatched hastily from the rubble of their ruined homes; most had just the clothes they stood in. For the 1,435 weary Hurricane Dorian evacuees from the Bahamas who disembarked the Grand Celebration liner and stepped on to the dockside at the weekend there were the pressing concerns of where they would find immediate shelter. But while the Red Cross spoke of how they had received offers from across Florida …

Jair Bolsonaro claims ‘profound love’ for Amazon rainforest as criticism intensifies

President uses TV speech to criticise disinformation about fire crisis, saying it cannot be used as pretext for sanctions Brazils far-right president, Jair Bolsonaro, has professed to feeling profound love and respect for the Amazon as fires continued to rage in the worlds biggest tropical rainforest and criticism of his environmental policies intensified. In Large swathes of the Amazon rainforest are burning video report Brazil is an example of sustainability, he claimed, as the Amazon state of Acre became the latest tweeted. Our future Trade prospects are very exciting and our relationship is strong, perhaps stronger than ever before, Trump said. Hugs from Brazil! Bolsonaros son Carlos Original Article : HERE ; The Ultimate Survival Food: The Lost Ways

Undocumented, vulnerable, scared: the women who pick your food for $3 an hour

In the fields of south Texas Mexican women work long hours in dangerous conditions under the ever-present threat of deportation On a rainy, pre-dawn Monday morning in the fields of the Rio Grande Valley along the Mexican border in south Texas, little constellations of flashlights twinkle across the green expanse. They are held by undocumented immigrants, mostly from US immigration protocols, these are extraordinarily tense times for immigrants being caught by officials could mean being sent back or having your kids placed in a cage. And yet the women included in this piece refused to hide their faces or change their names. They want their stories told. Janet, 36 Janet, 36, left, and her mother Edith, 55 pose for a …