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Shannon Watts @shannonrwatts
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In 2005, the @NRA helped kill a Brazil referendum to prohibit the sale of firearms and ammunition to civilians. At the time, Brazil had one of the highest rates of gun violence in the world. The country's gun-rights activists teamed up with the NRA: google.com/amp/s/www.wash…
The Bolsonaro family - Jair Bolsonaro is the country’s new leader - has aligned itself with the @NRA.

bloomberg.com/news/features/…
And the @NRA has aligned itself with Bolsonaro. americas1stfreedom.org/articles/2018/…
Because the @NRA knows that with gun and accessories sales down over $100 million in the US, it must spread its deadly agenda to other nations. The NRA’s most visible efforts in the Americas have been in Canada and Brazil. americasquarterly.org/content/nras-h…
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