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Il sentimento antidemocratico ribolle in Brasile (fonte: Brookings)

Valerie Wirtschafter and Ted Piccone As thousands of protesters descended on the three main houses of political power in Brasília on Sunday afternoon, the parallels between the January 6, 2021 attack on the U.S. Capitol and the events unfolding in Brazil’s capital were undeniable and widely discussed in the media. In many ways these comparisons were also entirely predictable: Former […]

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Un Brasile diviso: quali conseguenze per il mandato di Lula? (fonte: IRIS)

Christophe Ventura Ce dimanche 8 janvier, plusieurs milliers de partisans du président sortant brésilien Jair Bolsonaro ont envahi la place des Trois Pouvoirs à Brasilia et ont saccagé le Congrès, le Tribunal suprême fédéral (TSF) et le palais présidentiel. Ces manifestants s’opposent aux résultats des élections présidentielles qui ont vu Lula obtenir un troisième mandat […]

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Brasile: la mafia lascia il segno (fonte: Crisis Group)

L’assalto alle istituzioni statali brasiliane ha evocato di proposito l’incursione del 2021 nel Campidoglio degli Stati Uniti. Come all’indomani di quell’evento, il compito delle forze dell’ordine si sovrappone a quello più delicato di identificare gli ambienti politici e finanziari che hanno reso possibile la rivolta. Brazil: The Mob Leaves Its Mark | Crisis Group

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L’estremismo violento di estrema destra in Brasile e altrove (fonte: CFR)

Jacob Ware Just two days after Americans had marked the two-year anniversary of the horror that visited the U.S. Capitol on January 6, 2021, an eerily familiar scene played out four thousand miles south, in Brasilia, Brazil. Angered by recent election results and perceptions of foul play, supporters of former president Jair Bolsonaro stormed the […]