Following a coup attempt in Brazil by supporters of former right-wing president Jair Bolsonaro, the LMC spends the hour with Michael Fox to break down both the US influence on the insurrection and the long history of fascism in Brazil.
Michael Fox is a freelance writer and the host of the Brazil On Fire podcast.
In the lead up to next month’s presidential elections, the LMC spends the hour with freelance writer Michael Fox to discuss Brazil’s descent into fascism under the Bolsonaro administration with his new podcast, Brazil On Fire. This podcast was produced in conjunction with NACLA and The Real News Network.
On a special film review episode, the LMC speaks with Brazilian film producer Talize Sayegh and Afro-Diaspora International Film Festival cofounder Diarah N’Daw-Spech on the new Brazilian film, Marighella, and the challenges of Brazilian films breaking into the American market.
The Latino Media Collective is a grassroots Latino public-affairs program that airs on Pacifica station WPFW 89.3fm on Fridays @ 1pm EST in Washington DC.