Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA) and Twitter, is also a news hound who regularly comments on global events – from Brittney Griner’s detention in Russia for cannabis oil possession, constant outrages against women in Iran and now  the violent attack on Brazil’s capital by election deniers.

What Happened: Brazil's Jan. 6 Moment

On Sunday, thousands of protestors overran the presidential palace and Supreme Court in what could only be described as a January 6 moment as armed rioters screamed that the election had been stolen and attacked police officers. 

At least 1200 rioters have already been arrested after Sunday’s attack. Police also began dismantling a tent city in the capital Brasilia where supporters of the former far-right President Jair Bolsonaro had been camping out since he lost the elections in October …

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