Bol­sonaro and the fall of pro­gres­sive Brazil

The Guardian Weekly - - Front Page -

• Jair Bol­sonaro, 63, a former para­trooper and leader of the So­cial Lib­eral party, be­comes pres­i­dent-elect after win­ning sec­ond-round run-off with 55% of votes against Fer­nando Had­dad

• Far-right can­di­date will end 16 years of pres­i­den­tial rule by scandal-plagued left-wing Work­ers’ Party, when he takes up of­fice on 1 Jan­uary 2019

• Mes­sages of sup­port re­ceived from Don­ald Trump, Italy’s Mat­teo Salvini and French far-right leader Marine Le Pen

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