Brazil has always been fairly centrist Brazil never went as far left as

Brazil has always been fairly centrist brazil never

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Brazil has always been fairly centrist Brazil never went as far left as Venezuela or CubaSocialism hasn’t work in VenezuelaBrazil is like America- pretty capitalist- free market, private enterpriseWhen Brazil became a BRIC- tons of foreign investment came in, monetary value went up, tons of construction, (thought it was a 2ndtier power), strong decade and a halfSoon after Dilma got elected (World Cup and Olympic Party) the economy tankedSlow down of global/Chinese economy (rice, sugar)Demand for Brazilian goods started to slow downAll of this is happening while the gov. is spending billions to build soccer stadiums and redo cities to accommodate to touristsAs soon as Dilma got into office the growth rate stopped
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Saupaulo is the biggest and richest cityMore conservative component of the population Corruption- police force- top 10 or 20 most corrupt governments on earth Outsider economists would say that that is holding the country backPetrovaus- oil company- oil off shoreBecause it’s a government entity the use it as a pool of money to do what they want with itGive it as political platformsRusseff campaign when she was running for presidentGov. and cabinet in Rio have been aligated to do with this (Car Wash) investigation into the moneyCar Wash is investigating 40 politicians and 30 businesses Great for gov. society Good events When asked she says yes people should protestBoyer loves Dilma and respects herStreet protests show country’s vibrancyGovernment has to respond and they have been by changing budget allocationsMaking gov. internalize and name namesRegional judge sitting for a corruption trial- took stuff from this guyThen the judge who ruled on this was caught driving the guys car-0okm
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