ADDED ON: 10/01/2018

#NotHim: In Brazil, Women Protest Far-Right Brazil Presidential Candidate

09/29/2018 | NPR

Brazilian women took to the streets on Saturday to protest against the far-right presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro. With the vote little more than a week away, women are protesting against what they say are his misogynistic, homophobic and racist views. He is Jair Bolsonaro. He’s been a congressman for many years. He’s a retired army captain. He’s ahead in the polls, as you said. He has a record that he’s been trying to distance himself from of making offensive remarks about women, about black Brazilians, about homosexuals, LGBT. But this crowd, very large crowd indeed that is here, have not forgotten or forgiven those remarks, which is one reason why they’re here – the main reason why they’re here.


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