TITLE

LULA'S BALANCING ACT

AUTHOR(S)
Margolis, Mac; Contreras, Joseph
PUB. DATE
November 2003
SOURCE
Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);11/24/2003 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 142 Issue 21, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the job performance of recently elected Brazilian president Luiz In´cio da Silva. Background of Silva; Foreign relations between Brazil and other countries; Actions by Silva in improving Brazil; Reasons for his increasing popularity; Allegations by Silva that rich countries are not acting on such world problems such as hunger and poverty.
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11774676

 

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