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Brazilians spewing hatred at each other as polarization deepens

By Julia Leite  /  Bloomberg

Within seconds, all hell breaks loose.

Whichever side the brothers and sisters and sons and daughters and nephews and nieces pick, they are instantly bombarded with derogatory videos and other news items — usually with no attribution — disparaging their candidate.

The feud will often only end when some family members give up and abandon the group. What is left behind is a small number of people who share the same views and chat, in quieter tones now, among themselves.

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