Fare game: buses and football fuel protest in unequal Brazil

  This is about more than a bus pass. EPA/Marcelo Sayão It started as a protest against a 20 cent hike in bus fares – but has quickly escalated into the biggest civil unrest Brazil has seen since the call for direct elections in 1983-84, which brought down the military dictatorship of João Baptista Figueiredo. The protest began…