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Brian Mier

Brian Mier

Brian Mier is co-editor at Brasil Wire and editor of the book "Year of Lead: Washington, Wall Street and the New Imperialism in Brazil." He has lived in Brazil for 25 years.

Articles by this author

 

Fox News Seeks Allies Across the Political Spectrum to Defend Neoliberal Bolsonaro

To millions of casual U.S. news consumers, Fox's propaganda blitz preemptively sets the stage for the normalization of a possible military coup in Brazil this October.

Brian Mier ·



As Brazil Burns, Northern Media Deploy a Strategy of Deflection

Instead of handwringing about the tragedy while trying to shift the blame, or acting like these devastating fires will somehow fight poverty, journalists should work harder to explain the role Northern business groups have in the process, and encourage boycotts against companies like Cargill.

Brian Mier ·


Media Blackout on Brazil's Anti-Bolsonaro Protests

Why are the New York Times and Guardian downplaying resistance to Brazil's far-right president?

Brian Mier ·

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