Brazil Drops to 107th Place in International Press Freedom Rating


RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The NGO Reporters With out Borders (RSF) has launched the 2020 press freedom rating. On this yr’s version, Brazil dropped two locations and now ranks 107th among the many 180 international locations listed.

The American continent is ranked behind Europe as the most effective place to follow journalism. “Though the regional heavyweights, the US and Brazil, have change into true anti-models.”

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The explanation for this, in response to the report, lies within the actions of two democratically elected heads of state: Donald Trump in the US, and Jair Bolsonaro in Brazil. Each are stated to be “demoralizing the . . .

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