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Brazilians rally for democracy, seek to rein in Bolsonaro

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Brazilians Are Rallying for Democracy as They Seek to Rein in Bolsonaro

Brazilians Are Rallying for Democracy as They Seek to Rein in Bolsonaro

1 month ago   |   By Time

SAO PAULO - Thousands of Brazilians flocked to a law school Thursday in defense of the nation's democratic institutions, an event that carried echoes of a gathering nearly 45 years ago when citizens joined together at the same site to denounce a brutal military dictatorship.
In 1977, the masses poured into the University of Sao Paulo's law school to listen to a reading of “A Letter to Brazilians,” a manifesto calling for a prompt return of the rule of law. On Thursday, they heard declarations defending democracy and the country's elections systems, which President Jair Bolsonaro has...
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