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What the Protesting Brazilians Learnt from Their BRICS Compatriots

Sporting Mega-Events

The legendary Pele got an earful from the hundreds of thousands of protestors on the streets of Brazil who refused to heed his appeal to "forget" the protests and support the national football team. Unthinkable as it is, does it indicate that popular protests have finally overcome their inability to challenge the sporting mega event, that the modern-day "circus" is now seen for what it is: a scam of massive proportions?



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