By Michael Reid
After many years of army rule, the fourth so much populous democracy loved potent reformist management that tamed inflation, opened the rustic as much as alternate, and addressed poverty and different social matters, permitting Brazil to develop into extra of a necessary player in worldwide affairs. yet because it prepares to host the 2014 soccer international Cup and 2016 Olympics, Brazil has been rocked by way of mass protest. This insightful quantity considers the nation’s nonetheless ample problems—an inefficient kingdom, frequent corruption, dysfunctional politics, and violent crime in its cities—alongside its achievements to supply an absolutely rounded portrait of a colourful nation approximately to take a commanding place at the global stage.
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Brazil by Michael Reid