Only one article by Dom Phillips in our pages, and not a single mention of Bruno Pereira seems wrong, to say the least. As a rule obituaries are not our thing in these pages, but we have made exceptions.
The disappearance of Dom Phillips and Bruno Araújo Pereira, and the crisis created by Jair Bolsonaro’s policies.
From the moment that Dom Phillips and Bruno Araújo Pereira vanished, on June 5th, in the Brazilian Amazon, there were suspicions of foul play. Phillips was a British freelance journalist dedicated to environmental issues, and Pereira, his friend and guide, was a prominent Brazilian Indigenous-affairs expert.
He was assisting Phillips with research for a book, tentatively titled “How to Save the Amazon.” Continue reading