A six-part series that looks at how the COVID-19 pandemic is playing out in the BRICS countries. The pieces are being published in The Wire. Read there following the links below:

BRICS and Covid: Rising Powers in a Time of Pandemic

COVID-19 in Russia: Mishandling Has Led to Popular Protests but Putin Remains Strong

COVID-19 in South Africa: Popular Movements Mobilise Under Lockdown

Bolsonaro’s Handling of COVID-19 Has Unleashed a Layered Crisis in Brazil

China Manages the Virus With Surveillance, Organisation and Repression

COVID-19 in Narendra Modi’s India: Virulent Politics and Mass Desperation