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Good morning! We do not usually issue our daily briefings on public holidays — but this Independence Day is a special case, as Brazil is braced to find out how anti-democratic protests egged on by President Jair Bolsonaro will unfold. 

“Tomorrow we’ll storm the Supreme Court”

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Bolsonaro supporters gather at Three Powers Square on September 6. Photo: Luiz Souza/Fotoarena/Folhapress

By 8 pm on Monday, supporters of President Jair Bolsonaro broke through police...

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