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Bolsonaro tells Brazilians to stop ‘whining' after record COVID-19 deaths

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

BRASILIA - After two straight days of record COVID-19 deaths in Brazil, President Jair Bolsonaro on Thursday told Brazilians to stop “whining” and move on, in his latest remarks attacking distancing measures and downplaying the gravity of the pandemic. Brazil has the world's second-highest death toll over the past year, after the United States. While...
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President of Brazil, presiding over one of the worst COVID-19 outbreaks in the world, tells people to 'stop whining'

President of Brazil, presiding over one of the worst COVID-19 outbreaks in the world, tells people to 'stop whining'

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement Brazil's populist president told people to "stop whining" as he presides over what is arguably the worst COVID-19 outbreak in the world.
Jair Bolsonaro addressed crowds in the Brazilian capital of Rio de Janeiro on Thursday, where he said, "Stop whining. How long are you going to keep crying about it?," according to the BBC .
"How much longer will you stay at home and close everything? No one can stand it anymore. We regret the deaths, again, but we need a solution," Bolsonaro added.
Brazil has the world's second-highest death toll from the coronavirus, with 260,970...
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