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Occupy Movements Around the World: How Is Brazil's Different?

(17) Comments | Posted June 21, 2013 | 5:15 PM

Spain's Indignados. Egypt's Tahrir Square. The U.S.' Occupy Wall Street. Now, Turkey's Occupy Gezi and Brazil's own distinctive movement. These local moments of a global "occupy" movement represent a new stage in the history of protest.

"Horizontalist" movements like these, which emphasize direct democracy and collective decision making over specific...

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