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A coup d’etat in Brazil?

Dilma Rousseff's impeachment is looking less legitimate by the day

By Octavio Ferraz  

demonstrators march against Brazil's acting President Michel Temer and in support of Brazil's suspended President Dilma Rousseff, Sao Paulo, 22nd May 2016 ©Andre Penner/AP/Press Association Images

In Brazil, all eyes are on the new government, run by Michel Temer. The interim president was inaugurated a fortnight ago when the Senate suspended president—and former Marxist guerrilla—Dilma Rousseff in order to bring impeachment proceedings against her. Many people are…

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