Categories
Audio Sources - Full Text Articles

How Brazil’s right wing copied Trump’s playbook, leading to an insurrection

Listen to this article

63bc821f23f3620019878884?format=jpeg

  • Thousands violently stormed Brazil’s Congress, presidential palace, and Supreme Court.
  • Jair Bolsonaro supporters refuse to accept his loss to Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva in the  presidential election.
  • Lula blamed Bolsonaro for instigating the riots and called the protesters fascists.

Thousands of supporters of Brazil’s former president, Jair Bolsonaro, stormed several federal government buildings in Brasilia, in a scene reminiscent of the January 6 attack on the US Capitol.

Read the original article on Business Insider
WP Radio
WP Radio
OFFLINE LIVE