In the last two weeks, Brazilian students have occupied over 1,000 schools. Threats of mass school closures and cuts to the education budget have driven thousands of pupils to shut down and camp out in their schools. Federal University of Rio de Janeiro Professor of Anthropology, and Wisconsin native-son, Thaddeus Blanchette talks to Brian Standing with an update on these events from Brazil.
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