The Brazilian Amazon Rainforest bushfires continue, as protests erupt across the nation against the President’s inaction.

Residents across Brazil are planning to boycott meat produced in the nation, due to President Jair Bolsonaro’s attitude to the Amazon rainforest leading to ranchers clearing parts of the Amazon rainforest with fire for cattle grazing and farming.

Download Audio
Tuesday, August 27 2019
Produced By
Featured in storyDr. Luis Angosto Ferrández, Senior Lecturer in the Department of Spanish and Latin American Studies, and the Department of Anthropology at the University of Sydney

The Wire is produced in partnership by

Contributor Stations

Supporters and Program Distribution