How Lula evolved from Brazil’s top politician to its most notable convict

How Lula evolved from Brazil’s top politician to its most notable convict

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July 20, 2017

UF Center for Latin American Studies Professor Emeritus, Dr. Terry McCoy, published an article in The Conversation regarding Brazil's former President Luiz Inacio “Lula” da Silva.

"Given that Lula is practically synonymous with brand Brazil, I believe his conviction confirms the total bankruptcy of Brazilian politics and raises serious doubts about the future of Latin America’s largest country."

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