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A conversation with Fernando Haddad, the Lula-backed, Workers’ Party candidate for president about the Brazilian elite’s contempt for democracy and whether his party can return to power.
As Mexico’s President-elect Andrés Manuel López Obrador prepares to take office, the trajectory of Brazil’s Left under former President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva offers lessons on the risks of compromising to appease elites.
A Response to Juan Cruz Ferre’s “Lula in Jail: What You Need to Know"
Latin America's largest economy is in disarray; its Workers’ Party faces destruction; its radical left searches for a response. The second installment of our coverage on Lula’s conviction.
Brazil's progressive forces face an enormous challenge in rebuilding the Left. But the game is far from over—and Lula will continue to play a key role in it.
What’s next for the Brazilian left?
"For my friends, everything. For my enemies, the law."
Latin America's largest economy is in disarray; its historic Workers Party faces destruction; and its radical left searches for a response.
As Lula's judicial saga moves into a new stage, the Brazilian left faces more questions than ever.
The Lula conviction signals the end of an era for the Brazilian left. But it's profoundly unclear what comes next.