Brazil is rocked by its first nationwide protests since far-right President Bolsonaro took office. Tens of thousands of people turned out in several cities across the nation, furious over the government's plan to slash subsidies for state-owned universities. The president has called the protesters "idiots".

Nationwide protests in Brazil against education cuts

Brazil is rocked by its first nationwide protests since far-right President Bolsonaro took office. Tens of thousands of people turned out in several cities across the nation, furious over the government's plan to slash subsidies for state-owned universities. The president has called the protesters "idiots".