Random facts about the protests and the World Cup in Brazil. Don’t go to Brazil!

These people in Sao Paulo, were targeted with tear gas on the seventh floor of their apartment as they watched the protesters in a demonstration that was supposed to be peaceful. It has been very clear that the it was the police that started the violence!

If you are in Brazil for the World Cup, run to the hills. It’s all wrong. This mexican fan got hit by police tear gas canisters.
Mexican fan hit by tear gas canisters thrown by the police

In Brazil for the world Cup, run to the Hills!
Mexican fan hit by tear gas canisters thrown by the police

Check this great Tumblr made from the picture below of a cop pepperspraying a tv cameraman: http://policiapacifica.tumblr.com/
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And finally, if all this was not enough, check the lines to pick up your ticket for the games!
Lines to pick up your ticket for games in Brazil

Lines to pick up your ticket for games in Brazil
the place to pick up tickets opened ONE hour late and had one hour long lines.

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Joe Cloud
Dutch, American, Brazilian... lived there for 5 years and owns property in Brazil. Out of the country for a few years now and would like to go back, however current circumstances tell me it's not the right time.

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Dutch, American, Brazilian... lived there for 5 years and owns property in Brazil. Out of the country for a few years now and would like to go back, however current circumstances tell me it's not the right time.