RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - At one of Washington's leading conservative think tanks, the Heritage Foundation, Foreign Minister Ernesto Araújo gave an ideological speech in which he criticized what he termed "climatism" and said that there is "climate scaremongering" used by the media and the "political system" in reaction to the onset of a government like Jair Bolsonaro's in power.

He compared calls to boycott Brazilian products, spurred by fires in the Amazon, to "Stalinist justice" and said that in the past "social justice was used as a pretext for dictatorship and now they are doing the same . . .

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