Andres Oppenheimer

July 12, 2014

Andres Oppenheimer: Brazil leader down but not out by World Cup loss

The conventional wisdom is that Brazil’s humiliating 7-1 defeat to Germany in the World Cup has created an unprecedented climate of gloom that will affect President Dilma Rousseff’s chances to win reelection in October. But the conventional wisdom may be wrong: there are several reasons to believe that she may still win a second term.

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