Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro adjusts his face mask during a news conference in Brasilia, Brazil, on March 18, 2020. Under Biden, Bolsonaro’s far-right discourse is likely to fall on deaf ears. Photo: Reuters
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro adjusts his face mask during a news conference in Brasilia, Brazil, on March 18, 2020. Under Biden, Bolsonaro’s far-right discourse is likely to fall on deaf ears. Photo: Reuters
Karin Costa Vazquez
Opinion

Opinion

Karin Costa Vazquez

Trump’s defeat leaves Bolsonaro rebalancing Brazil’s relations with US and China

  • Bolsonaro’s far-right discourse is likely to fall on deaf ears in the US unless it continues to serve the broader US anti-China strategy in Latin America
  • Bolsonaro is unlikely to shift his position on China soon, though he could take a more nuanced approach and seek new trade ties elsewhere in Asia

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro adjusts his face mask during a news conference in Brasilia, Brazil, on March 18, 2020. Under Biden, Bolsonaro’s far-right discourse is likely to fall on deaf ears. Photo: Reuters
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro adjusts his face mask during a news conference in Brasilia, Brazil, on March 18, 2020. Under Biden, Bolsonaro’s far-right discourse is likely to fall on deaf ears. Photo: Reuters
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