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Exactly one year ago, when Brazil’s Covid death toll stood at 1,900, @LulapeloBrasil  told me Jair Bolsonaro was leading their country “to the slaughterhouse”. Twelve months later, more than 373,000 Brazilians have died

COVID-19 has killed over 4,000 people in 24 hours in Brazil for the first time. This is how Indigenous communities are coping with the emergence of a new mutant strain of the virus.

While government data from Brazil suggests that over 800 children under age 9 have died of Covid-19, an expert estimates that the death toll is nearly three times higher.

As I head back to the United States tonight from Brazil after two weeks reporting on the country’s disastrous second Covid wave for @NewsHour  I feel extremely alarmed. What happened here is not just a lesson about the past but a lesson to take heed of right now.

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Globe Tops 3 Million COVID Deaths as India and Brazil Struggle to Contain Devastating Surges

'Hands of love': warm latex gloves mimic human touch for COVID-19 patients in Brazil

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Brazil's coronavirus outbreak is increasingly affecting younger people. The majority of the country's COVID-19 ICU patients are 40 years old or younger.

COVID-19 variants FAQ: How did the U.K., South Africa and Brazil variants emerge? Are they more contagious? How does a virus

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The Brazil and India COVID-19 variants are “concerning,” but should not be regarded as “a near-term risk,” former FDA commissioner @ScottGottliebMD  says. He warns that one of the variants could become the predominant strain by fall or winter.

▶️ Covid-19: France to impose quarantine on arrivals from Argentina, Brazil, Chile and S. Africa

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Nobody screwing up COVID response as consistently and catastrophically as Brazil President Bolsonaro.

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(!) CONFIRMED: President Biden on Monday will reinstate the Covid-19 travel restrictions on non-US citizens who have been in Brazil, Ireland, the United Kingdom, and much of Europe, and extend the restrictions to travelers who have recently been to South Africa.

Russia finally admits its COVID death toll is much higher than previously reported, over 186,000. That makes the country third worst behind the US and Brazil. It also validates analysts like Alexey Raksha, who told me earlier Russia was falsifying stats.

Exclusive: A new study that analyzed the coronavirus outbreak in Brazil suggests exposure to dengue fever may provide some level of immunity against COVID-19

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“Arizona is facing more per capita cases than recorded by any country in Europe or even by Brazil. Among states with at least 20 people hospitalized for covid-19, no state has seen its rate of hospitalizations increase more rapidly since Memorial Day.”

Had a productive telephone conversation with President@jairbolsonaro  about how India and Brazil can join forces against the COVID-19 pandemic.

Brazil minister calls for environmental deregulation while public distracted by COVID

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“Brazil is already the global epicenter of the coronavirus." One study concludes the country might have more Covid-19 cases than the U.S.

Rio's first COVID-19 victim. She was a domestic worker. Her boss came back from Italy, didn't tell her she was at risk, and kept relying on her to clean the house. Brutal inequality, and the brutal stupidity of Brazil's ruling class, literally kill people.

Brazil's press minister Fabio Wajngarten is waiting for the results a COVID-19 test and is currently suspected of having the virus. He was with Trump last Saturday at Mar-a-Lago.

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