Glenn Greenwald Speaks: Bolsonaro Is Trying to Silence Me
The Daily Beast
The charges are “an obvious attempt to attack a free press in retaliation for the revelations we reported about... the Bolsonaro government,” Greenwald told The Daily Beast.
Freedom of the Press
Glenn Greenwald has released a statement: “This denunciation....is an obvious attempt to attack a free press in retaliation for the revelations we reported...We will not be intimidated by these tyrannical attempts to silence journalists."
Glenn’s statement, to my colleague
This is truly outrageous & sets a dangerous precedent. Criminalizing courageous journalism b/c the info
& his team revealed is embarrassing to #Bolsonaro & the Fascist regime in #Brazil. Everyone who cares about a #FreePress should speak up!
Glenn Greenwald speaks
“This denunciation (...) is an obvious attempt to attack a free press in retaliation for the revelations we reported about Minister Moro and the Bolsonaro government” —
“We will not be intimidated by these tyrannical attempts to silence journalists...”
I don't love
, and I've heard over beer that he has some problematic russian connections. But holy hell, this is going to become a distopic, Kafkaesque nightmare if the accusations are false.