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Ex-Guerrilla to Be Brazil's First Female President


World  (tags: Brazil, election, president, first female president, ex-guerrilla, Dilma Rousseff )

Naoko
- 2843 days ago - mdn.mainichi.jp
A former Marxist guerrilla who was tortured and imprisoned during Brazil's long dictatorship was elected Sunday as president of Latin America's biggest nation, a country in the midst of an economic and political rise.



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Ruby W (21)
Wednesday November 3, 2010, 5:54 am
I had not heard of her before. Sounds like a fascinating woman. Eva Luna for President!
 

Apolonia Pl (393)
Wednesday November 3, 2010, 9:23 pm
Bravo for Dilma, the "Joan of Arc" of the guerrilla movement. And congratulations to all Brazilians!

 
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