Why is Bolsonaro doubling down despite Brazil's soaring death toll?

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro doubled down on his opposition to lockdown measures to contain Covid-19 Wednesday, as experts warned a large-scale stay-at-home was "absolutely necessary" to slow a deadly surge of the coronavirus. Anthony Pereira, King’s College Brazil Institute, says President Bolsonaro is unique among world leaders for his negationist stance, prioritising keeping the economy open with a view to winning re-election.