Brasil Central’s contributor Lia Timson spoke to Alex Spengler about Trump’s latest racist comments. Trump called some Central America and African nations “shitholes” when referring to the migration movements into the US. Lia explains that this latest rant might be connected to Trump’s lowest ever popularity rate.
“Trump built his political career in racism and intolerance (…) I can’t wait for historians to look back on this period and make sense of it all for us.” Lia Timson
Clicking on the player above, you can also listen to Lia comments about the debate around the pension reforms and the 2018 Presidential elections that pushed Brazil’s credit ratings further into “junk territory”: BB-.