• The Guardian view on the case against Glenn Greenwald: an outrage in Brazil and beyond | Editorial

    24 days ago - By The Guardian

    The decision to charge the American journalist with cybercrimes is an attack on democracy as well as press freedom The campaign in Brazil against the investigative journalist Glenn Greenwald could hardly look more personal. The country's far-right president, Jair Bolsonaro, suggested last year that the American “may do jail time”, and has used homophobic slurs against him. Mr Greenwald and his husband, the Brazilian congressman David Miranda, have faced not only lies and verbal attacks but death threats : “Neither my husband, nor I, nor our children, have left our house in the last year...
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