Lula launches presidential campaign to ‘rebuild Brazil’ and Unseat Bolsonaro

Lula launches presidential campaign to ‘rebuild Brazil’ and Unseat Bolsonaro

Former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva launched his campaign for a new presidential term Saturday, vowing to rebuild Brazil after what he called the “irresponsible and criminal” administration of far-right incumbent Jair Bolsonaro. The campaign launch sealed a remarkable political comeback for the 76-year-old leftist icon, four years after he was jailed on controversial […]

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French presidential election: How France’s once-dominant political parties fell from grace

French presidential election: How France’s once-dominant political parties fell from grace

With humiliating eliminations from France’s presidential vote on Sunday, the historic rightwing Republicans party joins the Socialists in facing a moment of truth—rebuild a viable political project or risk consignment to the history books. Republicans candidate Valerie Pecresse finished in fifth place according to projections after failing to woo back voters who turned to centrist […]

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