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Happy Friday! We’re back from the April 21 holiday, which celebrates independence hero Tiradentes. But the holiday was a busy one, with a new and deeper institutional crisis. Plus, why France should continue to roadblock the Mercosur-EU trade deal. And the hours entrepreneurs are wasting on bureaucracy.

Bolsonaro one-ups the Supreme Court

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President Jair Bolsonaro made the unprecedented move to issue a decree nullifying a Supreme Court decision. Photo: Pedro Ladeira/Folhapress
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