Tag: Election

  • Brazil Election: What now?

    Thatiane Moreira[1] A former paratrooper, Jair Bolsonaro, won the Brazilian’s election in 2018. He built his campaign around pledges to crush corruption, crime and a supposed communist threat. A far-right / pro-gun / pro-torture / sexist / racist politic was elected as president of Brazil. How did this happen? The Bolsonaro was elected due to several […]

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  • The election of Iván Duque

    Jose Luis Ramirez Bohorquez[1] Thatiane Faria Oliveira Moreira[2] Iván Duque, a conservative who viscerally opposes the peace accord firmed in 2016, took the largest share of the votes in the latest Colombia´s election (August, 2018),  after a long and divisive campaign that was often based in the controversial peace process with leftist rebels (the Revolutionary […]

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