The election in Brazil is over, but the country remains divided and there are considerable challenges ahead for President-elect Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva. In this episode, Brian Winter speaks with political reporter and columnist for O Globo newspaper Malu Gaspar about how a possible institutional rupture was averted, what Lula’s priorities will be and what he will face while trying to reunite Brazil’s political class and address the country’s economic, social and environmental problems.
Malu Gaspar is a political reporter and columnist at O Globo
Brian Winter is editor-in-chief of Americas Quarterly
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Tags: AQ Podcast, Brazil, Jair Bolsonaro, Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva