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A Nazi armband with a swastika displayed in the Deutsches Historisches Museum, Berlin, Germany

Popular Brazilian podcaster says the country should recognize a Nazi party

Bruno Aiub, who goes by the name of Monark on social media, made the comments on an episode of his Flow podcast, which has millions of YouTube subscribers.

By CALEB GUEDES-REED/JTA
10/02/2022

Seven dead, 3 missing after rock face collapse at Brazilian waterfall

A tower of rocks suddenly broke away from the canyon wall and came crashing down on several leisure boats, killing 7 people and seriously injuring 9.

By REUTERS
09/01/2022

Brazil's Bolsonaro hospitalized with obstructed gut, may need surgery

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said he started feeling unwell on Sunday afternoon after lunch and doctors have inserted a nasogastric tube.

By REUTERS
03/01/2022

Jewish ‘Big Brother Brasil’ host hit with antisemitic abuse after defending the reality show

After the actor Icaro Silva criticized the show, calling it “mediocre entertainment,” Tiago Leifert, who is Jewish and hosted the show from 2017 to earlier this year, clapped back.

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
29/12/2021

A TV series celebrates a Brazilian’s rescue of Jews during the Holocaust. Is her story true?

Titled “Passports to Freedom,” the show has significantly amplified the little-known story of Aracy de Carvalho. But two respected Brazilian historians are calling the story an exaggeration.

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
23/12/2021

Brazilian vaccination data stolen, deleted amid hack

The alleged hackers, calling themselves "Lapsus$ Group" posted a message on the website saying that internal data had been copied and deleted.

By REUTERS
11/12/2021

Brazilian diplomat played a crucial role in Israel's creation - opinion

Oswaldo Aranha supported and steadily negotiated to reach a majority in favor of the 1947 resolution that partitioned the British Mandate of Palestine.

By GERSON MENANDRO GARCIA DE FREITAS
04/12/2021

Brazilian journalist says Brazil would need to kill Jews to grow economy

Journalist Jose Carlos Bernardi’s remarks provoked an outcry by critics who accused him of inciting violence and repeating anti-Semitic stereotypes about Jews and wealth.

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
19/11/2021

New São Paulo museum educates non-Jews on Brazilian Jewry

Each of the museum’s five floors has a different theme.

By CALEB A. GUEDES-REED/JTA
04/11/2021
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