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Jade Thomaz

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Are the prostets really going somewhere?

There are many protests occuring in Brazil and Turkey. They use of peaceful manners, but are repressed by a fiercely violent police.

The cause goes against a blatantly corrupt government.
It took a lot of time to finally happen and is a breath of fresh air for many brazilians and turkishes. But, do you think it will concretize?

Here are some videos that clearly explain what's going on:





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    Jun 17 2013: I suggest to stick with what's in the papers.
    Of course there's gotta be governance.
    Of course there'll always be unhappy, poor, dying people.
    But, this country is a democracy and the demands of the majority should be attended.

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