Tag: Dilma Rousseff

Alfredo Saad-Filho: “Fora Temer—eleições diretas já!”: Brazil’s political rupture and the left’s opportunity

Focaal Web Editor , May 24th, 2017


This post is tied to our 2016 series on the Latin American pink tide, and it originally appeared on openDemocracy on 23 May 2017 (CC BY-NC 4.0). The Brazilian Workers’…


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Jonathan DeVore: Reflections on crisis, land, and resilience in Brazil’s politics of distribution

Focaal Web Editor , October 6th, 2016


The rightful share and the lion’s share Brazil is at a critical juncture. Improvements in social welfare that have been achieved over the past two decades threaten to…


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Alfredo Saad-Filho: Overthrowing Rousseff: It’s class war, and their class is winning

Focaal Web Editor , March 22nd, 2016


This post is part of a series on the Latin American pink tide, moderated and edited by Massimiliano Mollona (Goldsmiths, University of London). The judicial coup against President Dilma…


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