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Inside Brazil’s Dangerous Battle Over Fake News BY MARIANA PALAU | OCTOBER 19, 2021 In the 2022 election campaign, Jair Bolsonaro and his followers may test the limits of democracy to protect their “right” to post.
Bolsanaro is Brazil's Trump. If the vaccines had completed trials and gone to mass distribution under Trump's watch, I think it would've all been a different story. Everything is about attacking things that are perceived to benefit the opposition.
His Ivermectin Covid cocktails in lieu of vaccination have been a disaster. Calls to charge him for crimes endangering the population with quack remedies (probably personally profiting his cronies).
Those 1.47 trillion dollars in reverse repos are there for the banks to hold low-risk assets on their balance sheets, giving them the ability to increase the risky assets. Since the repos are rolled over every night, they probably don't have to put up any margin.