Uruguayan Marines seized 300 bottles of Fernet from a vessel flying a Brazilian flag in the early hours of Saturday morning. The vessel was crewed by a father and his minor son.
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Greenwald claims that the failure of Intercept editors to publish his writing for ideological reasons has revealed them to be just another mainstream outlet trapped in ideological lockstep with the other partisan outlets. For some reason this revelation failed to strike Greewald when "The Intercept" managed to regularly lead to the arrests of whistle blowers leaking to the publication when the secrets being leaked actually struck at the USG's national security circus.
El Presidente: "Se nos viene una decisión bien difícil, que atenta directamente contra una base económica del país, que es el turismo"Monday, September 21st, 2020
Today President Luis Lacalle Pou expressed doubts that the borders with Argentina and Brasil will open for the summer tourism season. Historically Argentina has been the leading source of tourists by headcount, but Paraguay may lead this upcoming summer season.
Brasil's "Federal Police" struck the homes of numerous ardent supporters of Brasil's democratically elected President Jair Bolsonaro as part of an alleged campaign to suppress "fake news" in the country. Search warrants were executed against 29 political targets. The President's son Carlos Bolsonaro condemned the raids as ideologically driven and unconstitutional.
For his principled refusal to surrender to the internationally dominant virus hysteria, President Jair Bolsonaro has seen himself disconnected from the levers of power by bureaucrats and regional governors.