Jamil Chade

journalist and author

Jamil Chade is a reporter in Europe for several news groups in Brazil. In 2011 and in 2013, he was elected as the best Brazilian foreign correspondent, a prize given by the media organization Comuniquese. In 2015, he was chosen as one of the 40 most influential journalists in Brazil. He has also received several awards on his work on democracy and the influence of the far right movements in foreign policy. Over the last ten years, he has published seven books. Three of them were finalists at the main book prize in Brazil, known as "Jabuti". In Switzerland, one of his books won the Nicolas Bouvier Award. Chade was one of the researchers of the National Truth Commission, created by the government of Brazil to investigate crimes and violations of human rights committed during the military regime in the country (1964 to 1985). For the past months, Jamil Chade has been investigating the ties between alt-right movements in Europe, US and Brazil.

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