Dilma Rousseff’s impeachment has dealt a heavy blow to Brazil’s democracy, giving the country’s corrupt neoliberal elite free reign, experts say, adding that the case has all the earmarks of a “color revolution.”
Senator Aloysio Nunes’ trip to Washington may indicate the U.S.’s role in Brazil’s impeachment while Russia calls for no outside interference there.
The United States' actions with the ongoing impeachment process in Brazil is similar to its role supporting the military coup in Honduras, a top U.S. analyst told the program Democracy Now!. "Well, I think it is — it is definitely a coup," said Mark Weisbrot, co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research. Brazil’s lower house of