Brazil Elects New President

Brazil is likely to elect its first female president today with Workers’ Party candidate Dilma Rousseff leading in the polls.

In Lula’s Shadow

Brazilians will be heading for the polls come October to elect a new president. For the first time since democracy was returned to the Latin American country in the 1980s, the name of Luiz Inácio da Silva will not appear on any ballot. But for the major party candidates, it’s hard to escape the shadow […]