Family Ministry Fires Head of Brazil’s Indigenous Affairs Agency

By Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The head of Brazil’s indigenous affairs agency said on Tuesday that he was fired due to pressure from the agriculture ministry which under President Jair Bolsonaro is seeking to open reservation lands to commercial agriculture and mining. Franklimberg Ribeiro de Freitas, head of the National Indigenous Affairs […]

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