Tear gas fired at Sao Paulo protest, Bolsonaro joins rally against Brazil's top court



Demonstrations in Sao Paulo became violent as opponents of Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro took to the main Paulista avenue to protest against “fascism” and clashed with riot police who intervened to stop them getting close to a rally by supporters of the president. Meanwhile, Bolsonaro joined a rally on horseback as supporters urged the closing of the Supreme Court for investigating the right-wing leader, as one of its justices compared the risks to Brazil’s democracy with Hitler’s Germany.

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