The election of President Jair Bolsonaro was made possible by support from three powerful groups – large landowners, evangelical clergy and the military.
The far-right President received support from three groups that have been united with Parliament for many years – large landowners, evangelical clerics and the military. They have been nicknamed the “BBBs”: Beef, Bibles and Bullets. Holding particularly retrograde values on the traditional family structure, the BBBs are in vehement opposition to abortion rights and gay marriage. They do support, however, the right to bear firearms and the destruction of the Amazonian rainforest for the benefit of agro-business. It is indeed to the “BBBs” in Brazilian society, that Jair Bolsonaro owes his victory and continuing support throughout his presidency.
On January 1st 2018, conservative candidate Jair Bolonsonaro was sworn in as president of Brazil. This film hands the microphone to four young and engaged voters who give their assessment of the new government’s impact.More info
Food production has increasingly become a huge business for a handful of giant corporations. 'Soyalism' follows the industrial production chain of pork and the related soybean monoculture, from China to Brazil through the United States and Mozambique.More info
We accompany the soldiers trying to protect the Colombian Amazon and see how illegally logged timber enters the global market.More info