SARAH DILORENZO

AP Analysis: Bolsonaro rivals bet Brazilians would unite

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Just as many opponents of Donald Trump considered him unelectable in 2016, detractors of Brazil's President-elect Jair Bolsonaro always believed the far-right candidate himself was the ultimate fail-safe mechanism.

Oct. 29, 2018 2:40 PM EDT
AP Explains: How Brazil's Bolsonaro used Trump tactics

SAO PAULO (AP) — Observers have long flirted with the idea that far-right Brazilian congressman Jair Bolsonaro, the front-runner in Sunday's presidential runoff, was a "tropical Trump.

Oct. 28, 2018 11:05 AM EDT
AP Explains: How Brazil's Bolsonaro used Trump tactics

SAO PAULO (AP) — Long before Sunday's election that saw Jair Bolsonaro get 46 percent the vote in the first round of the presidential race, many observers flirted with the idea that the far-right congressman was a "tropical" Trump.

Oct. 8, 2018 12:44 AM EDT