Tag: Elections

Lula makes a heart with his hands

Although in Jail, Lula Is Nominated by His Party to Be Presidential Candidate

Brazil’s leftist Workers’ Party nominated its charismatic founder Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva for ...

Lula in Barbalha - Photo: Ricardo Stuckert

15 of 20 Brazil’s Presidential Hopefuls Have Problem with Justice

At least 15 of the 20 candidates who might run for president of Brazil ...

Brazil court rejects former Brazilian president Lula's latest appeal

Appeals Court Confirms Lula’s Conviction for Corruption Barring Him from Running for President

Appeals court judges in Brazil on Monday unanimously upheld an earlier decision to reject ...

Popular protest against Lula's prison

Eager to Fix Politics, Brazil’s Justice May Be Breaking the Rule Of Law.

On January 24, a Brazilian appeals court upheld a criminal conviction against former President ...

Lula speaks in Porto Alegre

Sentenced to 12 Years in Jail, Lula Says Only Death Will Take Him Out of Politics

A Brazilian appeals court on Wednesday rejected an appeal by former Brazilian President Luiz ...

Lula, during act in defense of democracy - Ricardo Stuckert/ Instituto Lula

Brazil’s Workers Party Chief Warns Many Will Be Killed If Lula Is Not Allowed to Run for President

Brazilian Senator and president of the Workers Party, PT, Gleisi Hoffmann said that jailing ...

Jair Bolsonaro, presidential candidate in Brazil

Meet President Hopeful Jair Bolsonaro. Brazilians Might Soon Have Their Own Trump

The Brazilian body politic is bruised and battered. President Michel Temer is crippled from ...