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Extreme right philosopher nominated as Brazil's Education minister

Saturday, November 24th 2018 - 08:36 UTC
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Brazilian president-elect Jair Bolsonaro has chosen Ricardo Vélez Rodriguez, a Colombian professor naturalized Brazilian, to be the next Minister of Education. The late Friday announcement happened on social media and is considered a bow to the evangelical Christian backers of the elected president. Read full article


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  • :o))

    REF: “Rodriguez has written on his blog that Brazilians should “remember and celebrate” the 1964 military coup that put the country in a military dictatorship until 1985”:

    Assuming that during that regime; they made Brazil GREAT - with a lot of Economic Progress! Is that why they want to repeat the performance NOW?

    Nov 24th, 2018 - 11:29 am - Link - Report abuse 0

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