Brazil: Violent demonstrations, again

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In Sao Paolo and Rio de Janeiro, striking teachers’ demonstrations turn violent in Brazil The largely peaceful demonstrations in the downtown districts of both cities turned violent when small groups of masked protesters started hurling rocks and Molotov cocktails at banks, stores and restaurants and set fire to a passenger bus. Clashes erupt at Brazil teachers’ protest Demonstration calling for overhaul of education system in Rio de Janeiro turns violent. The demonstrators have already rejected the government’s proposals of a 15 percent pay rise. . . .

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