Politics of Brazil
The politics of Brazil take place in a framework of a federal presidential representative democratic republic, whereby the President is both head of state and head of government, and of a multi-party ...
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His name me is Jair Bolsonaro. The American media calls him "Brazil's Trump," and the Brazilian media calls...
Constitution of Brazil
The Constitution of the Federative Republic of Brazil (Portuguese: Constituição da República Federativa do Brasil) is the supreme law of Brazil. It is the foundation and source of the legal author...
List of political parties in Brazil
Above the broad range of political parties in Brazilian Parliament since there is no election threshold, the Workers' Party (PT), the Brazilian Democratic Movement Party (PMDB), the Brazilian Social D...
Brazilian general election, 2010
The first round of the Brazilian general election of 2010 was held on Sunday, October 3, 2010. The Presidency of the Republic, all 513 Chamber of Deputies seats and 54 out of 81 Federal Senate seats w...
Federal government of Brazil
The federal government of Brazil, legally known as the Union (União), is the national central government of the Federative Republic of Brazil established by the Federal Constitution to share sovereign...
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States of Brazil
The Federal Republic of Brazil is a union of twenty-seven Federal Units (Portuguese: Unidades Federativas (UF)): twenty-six states (estados) and one federal district (distrito federal), where the ...
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Municipalities of Brazil
The municipalities of Brazil (Portuguese: Municípios do Brasil) are administrative divisions of the Brazilian states. At present date, Brazil has 5,570 municipalities, making the average municipal...
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Brazilian Federal District
The Federal District (Portuguese: Distrito Federal; [dʒiʃˈtɾitu fedeˈɾaw]) is one of 27 federative units of Brazil. Located in the Central Plateau of the Brazilian Highlands, the Federal District ...
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Empire of Brazil
The Empire of Brazil was a 19th-century state that broadly comprised the territories which form modern Brazil and Uruguay. Its government was a representative parliamentary constitutional ...
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History of Brazil (1889-1930)
The First Brazilian Republic or República Velha ([ʁeˈpublikɐ ˈvɛʎɐ], Old Republic) is the period of Brazilian history from 1889 to 1930. The República Velha ended in 1930 with a military coup that ins...
Café com leite
Café au lait (French for "coffee with milk") is coffee with hot milk added. It differs from white coffee, which is coffee with cold milk or other whitener added.
In Europe, "café au lait" stems fr...
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Getúlio Vargas
Getúlio Dornelles Vargas ([ʒeˈtuʎu dɔɾˈnɛlis ˈvaɾɡɐs]; 19 April 1882 – 24 August 1954) served as President of Brazil, first as dictator, from 1930 to 1945, and in a democratically elected term from 19...
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Estado Novo (Brazil)
The Vargas Era (Era Vargas) is the period in the history of Brazil between 1930 and 1945, when the country was under the leadership of Getúlio Dornelles Vargas.The Brazilian Revolution of 1930 that ma...
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History of Brazil (1945-1964)
The period between 1946 and 1964 in Brazilian history is known as the Second Republic (or, in Brazil, as the "Republic of 46"). It was marked by political instability.In 1945, President Getúlio Vargas...
History of Brazil (1964-1985)
The Brazilian military government was the authoritarian military dictatorship that ruled Brazil from March 31, 1964 to March 15, 1985. It began with the 1964 coup d'état led by the Armed Forces agains...
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José Sarney
José Sarney de Araújo Costa ([ʒuˈzɛ saʁˈnej dʒj ɐɾaˈuʒu ˈkɔʃtɐ]; born 24 April 1930) is a Brazilian politician, lawyer, and writer who was President of Brazil from 15 March 1985 to 15 March 1990. He i...
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1980s in Brazil
The period of Brazilian history since 1985 corresponds to the contemporary epoch in the history of Brazil, since the end of the military regime that had ruled the country from 1964 until 1985 and the ...
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Fernando Collor de Mello
Fernando Affonso Collor de Mello ([feʁˈnɐ̃dw ɐˈfõsu ˈkɔloʁ dʒi ˈmɛlu]; born August 12, 1949) was the 32nd President of Brazil from 1990 to 1992, when he resigned in a failed attempt to stop his trial ...
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Itamar Franco
Itamar Augusto Cautiero Franco ([itɐˈmaʁ ˈfɾɐ̃ku]; 28 June 1930 – 2 July 2011) was a Brazilian politician and the President of Brazil from December 29, 1992, to January 1, 1995. During ...
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Fernando Henrique Cardoso
Fernando Henrique Cardoso ([feɾˈnɐ̃dw ẽjˈʁiki kaʁˈdozu]; born 18 June 1931), also known by his initials FHC ([ˈɛfjɐˌɡaˈse]), was the 34th President of Brazil and served for two terms from 1 January 19...
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Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva
Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva ([luˈiz iˈnasju ˈlulɐ dɐ ˈsiwvɐ], in standard orthography ‘Luís Inácio “Lula“ da Silva’; born 27 October 1945), known popularly as Lula, was the 35th President of Brazil. He ...
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Elections in Brazil
Brazil elects on the national level a head of state – the president – and a legislature. The president is elected to a four-year term by absolute majority vote through a two-round system. The National...
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Human rights in Brazil
Human rights in Brazil are legally protected by the Brazilian Constitution, but there remain numerous concerns with regard to human rights in that country. These include the use of police brutality, t...
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