SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – A key organizer of the 2013 street protests, which eventually led to the impeachment of former president Dilma Rousseff, the MBL (Free Brazil Movement), is being shunned by other right-wing conservative groups, and now admits it was an error to support Bolsonaro in the second round of elections.
“It was a mistake to endorse majority candidates,” says Renan Santos, MBL’s national coordinator in an interview to daily Folha de S.Paulo. “We were wrong to support João Doria (São Paulo governor). We were wrong to endorse Bolsonaro in the second round,” concludes . . .