March 20, 2016 at 10:57AM on Facebook

A useful primer on the dire situation in Brazil. “Put simply, this is a campaign to subvert Brazil’s democratic outcomes by monied factions that have long hated the results of democratic elections, deceitfully marching under an anti-corruption banner: quite similar to the 1964 coup. Indeed, much of the Brazilian right longs for restoration of the military dictatorship, and factions at these ‘anti-corruption’ protests have been openly calling for the end of democracy.”
Brazil Is Engulfed by Ruling Class Corruption — and a Dangerous Subversion of Democracy