ADDED ON: 09/23/2018

Dua Lipa Speaks Out About Brazil’s Anti-LGBT Presidential Candidate Jair Bolsonaro

09/23/2018 | Pink News

Singer Dua Lipa and other musicians have spoken out against Brazil’s anti-LGBT presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro. The politician, who is a frontrunner in the presidential race, has made several homophobic comments, including that he would rather have a dead son over a gay one. Dua Lipa retweeted an opinion piece for the New York Times on Bolsonaro’s comments, adding the hashtag #EleNão, a popular slogan used against the candidate that roughly translates from Portuguese to “not him.” Bolsonaro of the Social Liberal Party leads the polls after former President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva—commonly known as Lula—was banned from running because he is serving a 12-year jail term for corruption.

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