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Thirteen Former Latin American Presidents Warn Of Severe Threat To Democracy In Ecuador – OpEd

thirteen former latin american presidents warn of severe threat to democracy in ecuador – oped
Thirteen former Latin American presidents issued a statement on September 19 expressing their "deep concern over decisions adopted by the Ecuadorian authorities" to exclude political parties from..
Eurasia Review - Published

US firm pleads guilty to paying bribes in Brazil, Venezuela

MIAMI (AP) — A major U.S. asphalt company agreed to pay $16.6 million in fines while pleading guilty Tuesday to federal charges that it paid millions in bribes to officials in Brazil, Ecuador and.. - Published

Brazil’s once-mighty Workers’ party faces reckoning

Ex-president Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva’s promises of a PT comeback in 2022 are met with scepticism - Published

Lula da Silva: US 'always behind regime change' in Latin America

Former Brazilian president discusses his country's response to COVID-19 and US involvement in Latin American affairs.
Al Jazeera - Published

How The Iranian Revolution Inspired Turkish Islamism – Analysis

how the iranian revolution inspired turkish islamism – analysis
By Svante E. Cornell and M. K. Kaya* The Iranian Islamic revolution of 1979 had important implications throughout the Islamic world, and Turkey has been no exception. The two countries’..
Eurasia Review - Published

Brazilian Feminism And Patriarchal Politics – OpEd

After the election of Jair Bolsonaro as the president of Brazil, there has been a systematic strangulation of feminist politics and a corresponding rise in androcentric authoritarianism. The incendiary..
Eurasia Review - Published

Brazil’s Lula warns virus could cause ‘genocide’ under Bolsonaro

brazil’s lula warns virus could cause ‘genocide’ under bolsonaro
Former Brazilian president, Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, has called for the impeachment of far-right President Jair Bolsonaro, warning that his fierce opposition toward coronavirus restrictions could..
WorldNews - Published

AP Interview: ‘Lula’ says Bolsonaro a disaster amid pandemic

SAO PAULO (AP) — In home isolation just months after his release from jail, Brazil’s former leader Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva said Wednesday that President Jair Bolsonaro needs to change his..
Seattle Times - Published

Only Connect: The Survival And Spread Of Organized Crime And Latin America – Analysis

By Ivan Briscoe and David Keseberg* Legend has it that Pope John Paul II, during his visit to Guatemala at the height of that country’s civil war in 1983, handed down a highly undiplomatic refrain..
Eurasia Review - Published

Paris makes former Brazil president Lula an honorary citizen

Paris city hall made Brazil's former leader Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva an honorary citizen on Monday, in a likely blow to his political enemy President Jair Bolsonaro whose relationship with France has..
Reuters India - Published Also reported by •Reuters

Bolsonaro Controversies Mask Economic Progress In Brazil – Analysis

By Yigal Chazan* Just over a year into his term in office, far-right Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro’s illiberal views have continued to fuel controversy – yet his economic policies appear..
Eurasia Review - Published

Brazilian president raps papal attitude toward Amazon (Gallup)

Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro criticized Pope Francis for suggesting in Querida Amazonia that “the Amazon is his, the world’s, everyone’s.” Bolsonaro, who has upheld the property rights..
Catholic Culture - Published

Ex-Brazilian leader da Silva meets the pope, gets blessing

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva met Thursday with Pope Francis at the Vatican, received a papal blessing and said the two discussed prospects for a “more..
Seattle Times - Published

Brazilian President Jair Messias Bolsonaro witnesses R-Day Parade at Rajpath

This is the third time that a Brazilian President was the chief guest at the Republic Day. The last time a Brazilian President was the chief guest was in 2004 when Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva attended..
IndiaTimes - Published

Why Brazil president's visit is important for India

Bolsonaro will be the third Brazilian president to serve as chief guest on Republic Day, after Fernando Henrique Cardoso in 1996 and Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva in 2004.
IndiaTimes - Published

Journalist Glenn Greenwald Charged With Cybercrimes In Brazil

Award-winning journalist Glenn Greenwald has been accused of hacking the cellphones of Brazilian prosecutors and public officials in a criminal case launched on Tuesday. Federal prosecutors charged..
Eurasia Review - Published

Brazil's Lula faces new indiction for corruption

Brasilia [Brazil], Dec 27 (ANI): The federal police here on Thursday indicted former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva in another case of corruption and money laundering.
Sify - Published

Brazil's Lula plays in friendly football match

Brasilia, Dec 23 (IANS) Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, who has been convicted twice in corruption cases, played in a friendly soccer match with his biggest allies to celebrate..
Sify - Published

Brazil Senate advances bill that could put Lula back in jail

Brazil's Senate took a step on Tuesday toward restoring mandatory imprisonment for convicts after they lose their first appeal, a move that could return former leftist President Luiz Inacio Lula da..
Reuters - Published

Brazil inquiry targets Oi, Vivo over deals linked to Lula's son

Brazilian authorities widened a political graft investigation to target telecom firms Oi and Telefonica Brasil on Tuesday over alleged irregular payments to a company part-owned by the son of..
Reuters - Published

Brazil ex-president, out of jail, vows to make ‘lives hell’

SAO PAULO (AP) — A fired-up former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, freshly out of jail, vowed to fight Brazil’s far-right government and the forces he says unjustly incarcerated him, saying he..
Seattle Times - Published

Six Reasons Why The Most Hated Politician In Latin America Became President Of Brazil – OpEd

By Jean Vilbert* Jair Bolsonaro is likely to be the most despised politician in Latin America. At least among a certain portion of the population. Some say he is the “Trump of the tropics” —..
Eurasia Review - Published

With da Silva out of prison, Workers’ Party seeks strategy

SAO PAULO (AP) — As Brazil’s largest leftist party gathers to plan the future, a figure that has dominated its past looms ever larger. Former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva is the unquestioned..
Seattle Times - Published | WATCH | Brazil's freed leftist leader Lula calls to continue 'the fight'

Brazil's left-wing leader Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has urged his followers to continue "the fight". *WATCH NOW.*
News24 - Published

Morales' exit stymies comeback for Latin America's left

The sudden resignation of Bolivia's Evo Morales sent shockwaves throughout Latin America, where the indigenous leader had been the last survivor among a wave of leftist leaders swept to power two.. - Published

Brazil reform process can withstand Lula release, regional tensions - Treasury Secretary

The recent release from prison of former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva and upsurge in political instability across Latin America will not hinder Brazil's economic reform process, a..
Reuters India - Published Also reported by •Reuters

Back to jail, or run for president: the legal maze facing Brazil's Lula

In allowing Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva to walk out of jail last week, Brazil's Supreme Court has blown open a legal labyrinth that could see the leftist former president return to prison just as easily..
Reuters - Published Also reported by •Reuters India

In Brazil, newly freed Lula sets up clash with Bolsonaro's right-wing

Brazil's former leader Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva on Saturday attacked right-wing President Jair Bolsonaro for impoverishing working Brazilians and vowed to unite the left to win the 2022 elections in a..
Reuters India - Published Also reported by •SBSReuters

Freed from jail, Brazil's ex-president says left can win in 2022

Freed from his cell, former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva told thousands of jubilant supporters Saturday that the left can take back Brazil's presidency in the 2022 election.
CTV News - Published

Freed Brazilian ex-president Lula rallies jubilant supporters

Brazil’s left-wing leader Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva returned to his trade union stronghold on Saturday, delivering a fiery speech to throngs of celebrating supporters a day after walking free from..
France 24 - Published

Freed Brazilian ex-President cheered at union headquarters

SAO BERNARDO DO CAMPO, Brazil (AP) — Former Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva has arrived at a union headquarters, a day after being released from prison. Da Silva was expected to give..
Seattle Times - Published

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