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💣 “Unprecedented symbolic violence”

Good morning! Today, one far-right expert suggests Bolsonaro’s ‘coup is already underway.’ Electoral judges unlikely to hit back hard against political Sep. 7 rallies. Air travel beginning to soar once more, though Brazil’s HDI falls.

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‘A coup is already underway’

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President Bolsonaro, flanked by Defense Minister Paulo Sérgio Nogueira and Air Force Commander Carlos de Almeida Baptista. Photo: Alan Santos/PR

Professor João Cezar de Castro Rocha, one of the foremost experts on the Brazilian far-right, told Brasília correspondent Cedê Silva that President Jair Bolsonaro’s Independence Day demonstrations on Wednesday were a...

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