Historic protests leave Brazil's Rousseff cornered

President Dilma Rousseff will be under scrutiny as the Brazilian Democratic Movement Party decides whether to continue support of her government or break from itBrazil’s leftist President Dilma Rousseff appeared to be heading for a political dead end Monday after huge crowds took to the streets to call for her resignation. Between one and three million people flooded the streets of Sao Paulo, Rio, Brasilia and some 400 other cities in Latin America’s biggest country on Sunday, according to conflicting data. Turnout in Sao Paulo was estimated at 500,000 by the research center Datafolha and 1.4 million by the Sao Paulo military police.

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