Presidential in Brazil: the polls are closed, Lula big favorite

The beginning of the end for Jair Bolsonaro? The 156 million Brazilians began to vote this Sunday at 8 a.m. (1 p.m. in Paris) for a decisive presidential election which is played out between the former left-wing president Lula, the big favorite, and the far-right outgoing president. Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva could win this … Read more

Brazil at the polls for the presidential elections, fight between Lula and Bolsonaro

Rome, 30 Oct. (askanews) – Allegations of corruption, Covid, deforestation and even cannibalism. No holds barred between Luiz Inicio Lula da Silva and Jair Bolsonaro in view of today’s runoff for the presidential elections in Brazil. The candidate of the left, former head of state, won the first round almost a month ago with over … Read more

Brazil at the polls on Sunday for the presidential ballot

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Rome, 28 Oct. (askanews) – Allegations of corruption, Covid, deforestation and even cannibalism. No holds barred between Luiz Inicio Lula da Silva and Jair Bolsonaro ahead of Sunday’s runoff for Brazil’s presidential elections. The candidate of the left, former head of state, won the first round almost a month ago with over 48 percent of … Read more

Surprise in Brazil: Bolsonaro soars in the polls

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Bolsonaro, already considered a loser in the first round, actually flies in the polls. Hated like only Trump and Orban before him, he has nevertheless boosted the Brazilian economy and the population recognizes it. Lula seeks the Catholic vote, sweeping her LGBTI agenda under the rug. For now they are given almost par. More than … Read more

Brazil. Bolsonaro unleashes the country’s “black soul”. Lula ahead in the polls

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The election campaign in Brazil formally began on Tuesday 15 August with Lula visiting the Volkswagen car plant in the industrial belt of Sao Paulo where he recalled his origins as a metalworking leader, while Bolsonaro chose to reapply for Juiz de Fora, the city of the interior of Minas Gerais where he was stabbed … Read more

Brazil at the polls: between Bolsonaro and Lula, a decisive choice under tension

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During an outdoor broadcast of the presidential debate, in Rio de Janeiro, Thursday, September 29, 2022. MATIAS DELACROIX / PA The “clash of the titans” has finally arrived. This opposes, during the presidential election, Sunday, October 2, the two greatest current political figures of Brazil: on the far right, the outgoing head of state, Jair … Read more

Why the polls got so wrong in the Brazilian presidential election

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Loading player To the first round of the presidential elections held Sunday in Brazil, outgoing President Jair Bolsonaro achieved a surprising result: he took 43.2 percent of the vote, a much higher percentage than what polls predicted, and forced his principal challenger, former left-wing president and leader of the Workers’ Party (PT) Luiz Inácio Lula … Read more

Historic third term for Lula, but polls show a divided Brazil

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AGI – After cancer, after prison (in 2017 sentenced, in 2019 out), after two terms (from 2003 to 2011), Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, 77, hits a historic milestone, the third election as president of Brazil . A ‘resurrection’, with a promise, the unity of the country. The former trade unionist, the man who staked … Read more

Gustavo Bolívar opens the controversy over the presidential elections in Brazil: “Today the last fascist in Latin America falls at the polls”

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The senator of the Historical Pact recently indicated that he would leave politics once his term as president of Congress ends A few hours before the next president of Brazil is defined, between the far-right Jair Bolsonaro and the leftist Luis Ignacio Lula da Silvathe senator of the Historical Pact, Gustavo Bolivarexpressed on his Twitter … Read more

Brazil at the polls for the presidential elections: fight between Lula and Bolsonaro

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We vote for the second round, the former president leading the pollsRome, 30 Oct (askanews) – Accusations of corruption, Covid, deforestation and even cannibalism. No holds barred between Luiz Inicio Lula da Silva and Jair Bolsonaro in view of today’s ballot for the presidential elections in Brazil. The left-wing candidate, former head of state, won … Read more