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In the News…

Posted by Vanessa Castañeda On 27 November 2014, former President Fernando Henrique Cardoso gave his testimony to the National Truth Commission (CNV) about his life exiled during the military dictatorship. Additionally, although he was not tortured himself, he speaks against … Continue reading

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Interview with Anthony Pereira

Dr. Anthony Pereira is a professor of Political Science and director of Brazilian Studies at King’s College in London. He is the author of Political (In)justice: Authoritarianism and the Rule of Law in Brazil, Chile, and Argentina (2005). His research … Continue reading

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Former President Cardoso as Possible Head of National Truth Commission?

Rumors are circulating in the blogosphere (see here and here, for example) that Dilma is looking into former Brazilian President Fernando Henrique Cardoso, or FHC, (1995-2002) as a possible head of the National Truth Commission. Why Cardoso, and what would … Continue reading

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