A look at the transnational extremism behind Brazil's unrest and the U.S. Jan. 6 riot

January 9, 2023 - 4:34pm EST
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Sunday's riot by supporters of Brazil's former president has parallels with what happened in the U.S. on Jan. 6, 2021. But it's also part of a global far-right movement that's opposed to democracy.

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