‘We’ll do to the Indians what you did to the Aborigines’: Head of Brazil environmental agency

Brilliant reporting, and completely shocking that they got this on tape.

Kurt Trennepohl, head of Brazilian environmental agency IBAMA, interviewed by Australian reporter. He kicks the camera out but forgets he’s still got a mic on (8:20): “You have the Aborigines there, you didn’t respect them.” “So you’re going to do to the Indians what we did to the Aborigines?” “Yes! Yes!”

 

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