Podcast: Brazil’s upcoming elections and the echoes of Trump in 2016

October 19, 2018

ON THIS WEEK’S EPISODE, CJR Editor and Publisher Kyle Pope speaks with Sarah Maslin, the Brazil correspondent for The Economist, about the country’s upcoming October 28 run-off election. Lead candidate Jair Bolsonaro of the conservative Social Liberal party is running a campaign that challenges reporters there much as Trump’s 2016 run did the US press.

This episode of The Kicker was co-produced with Amanda Darrach.

Zainab Sultan and Amanda Darrach are CJR Delacorte Fellows. Follow Sultan on Twitter @ZainabSultan. Follow Darrach on Twitter @akdarrach.