ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Social Discontent in Brazil

The waves of protest in Brazil's cities and towns were set off by the seemingly innocuous issue of increased bus fares, which then opened the gates to a flood of demands ranging from better accountability and less corruption to improved public services. A diffuse movement with no clear leadership, it has to be seen if people's anger will be turned into meaningful change.



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