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  • What led to the attempted coup in Brazil, what comes next?

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    The Jan. 8 insurrection in Brazil’s seat of government was styled after the Jan. 6, 2021, attack on the U.S. Capitol, says Jerry Dávila, the Lemann Chair in Brazilian History at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and executive director of the Illinois Global Institute.

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  • Editor’s note: To contact Jerry Dávila, email