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🥊 Lula and Bolsonaro face off, finally

Good morning! This week, we talk about the Lula v. Bolsonaro debate. How the Chinese Communist Party congress affects Brazil. And the new low of the social media war during the presidential campaign.

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Lula v. Bolsonaro, one-on-one

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Lula and Jair Bolsonaro during Sunday’s debate. Photo: Allison Sales/FotoRua/Folhapress

After sharing the stage with barely competitive candidates in the first round, President Jair Bolsonaro and former President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva finally squared off toe-to-toe in Sunday’s presidential debate, the first...

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