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Brazil’s far-right presidential candidate can’t win over the establishment

Far-right congressman Jair Bolsonaro
Far-right congressman Jair Bolsonaro
Far-right congressman Jair Bolsonaro
Far-right congressman Jair Bolsonaro

From July 20 to August 5, Brazil’s political parties are allowed to hold their national conventions. These events are used to launch candidacies for the upcoming general elections and to make coalitions official. In the latter case, it is common for allies to step up onto the podium during each other’s party conventions. But on July...

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