Competing Pro-Democracy, Pro-Bolsonaro Rallies End in Clash with São Paulo Police

The State Police dispersed an anti-fascist rally with tear gas after clashes between the organized soccer club fan group and the President's supporters on Paulista Avenue.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - A pro-democracy protest called by organized soccer club fans turned Paulista Avenue into a war zone on Sunday afternoon. The State Police (PM) used tear gas to disperse the group, which improvised a few barricades in the streets and hurled sticks and stones in reaction.

The commotion began when a group of President Jair Bolsonaro's supporters carrying the flags of European neo-Nazi groups approached the anti . . .

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