Supporters of Brazil’s far-right former president Jair Bolsonaro stormed the country’s Congress, presidential palace and Supreme Court on Sunday (Jan 8), just days after the inauguration of President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva. Dr Sean Burges, an Assistant Professor of Global and International Studies at Carleton University, gave his take on how Brazil police handled the chaos and whether there are parallels with the Jan 6 US Capitol attack two years ago.