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Who will finally make opposition to Dilma? Maybe the allied base itself

Confirmed the election of Dilma Rousseff as successor to Lula, the next October 3, Brazil can live in an unprecedented period in its history. Besides having the first time a woman ruling the republic ever, 2011 must begin with a … Continue reading

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Sao Paulo to elect both a feminist and a woman aggressor to Senate

Marta Suplicy, who is also a sex therapist, complained when mate Netinho began urging people from Sao Paulo to vote in the Negão (big black guy) and in the blond, two human representations that tend to be joined in jokes about sex in Brazil Continue reading

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The media, not the opposition, could lead the election to the second round

The country’s leading weekly magazine hit newsstands on the cover bringing a serious charge of corruption against the minister Erenice Guerra, an early collaborator of Rousseff, who took office when her left the government in order to run for president. Continue reading

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Presidential election lacks emotion

thanks to the enormous popularity of Lula, Rousseff’s main opposer, Mr. Jose Serra, former governor of the wealthy state of São Paulo, that also fought against the ancient regime, is having a hard time to convince voters he is the best choice. Continue reading

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