Opinion

How the truckers’ strike will affect Brazil’s presidential race

truckers’ strike
The truckers’ strike began on May 21.
truckers’ strike
The truckers’ strike began on May 21.

The Brazilian truckers’ strike, now entering its ninth day, has stopped the country. The movement’s core demands – related to diesel prices, toll fares, and a minimum price for freights – have now been met by the federal administration, resulting in nearly all union leaders publicly calling for the end of the strike.

Yet there remain...

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