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Lula's presidential ambition: on January 24 a Porto Alegre court will rule on his appeal

Sunday, December 31st 2017 - 06:26 UTC
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Brazil's former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva will learn in January whether a prison sentence against him is upheld, officials said, potentially knocking him out of next year's presidential election. Lula was sentenced in July to 9.5 years behind bars after being convicted of corruption in Brazil's huge “Car Wash” graft scandal. Read full article

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  • golfcronie

    The same happens in the UK but far cleverer, it is who you know not what you know.

    Dec 31st, 2017 - 12:09 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • EscoSesDoidao

    Tinky theiving cnut. But the eejits will still vote for that dogs dray of a human.

    Dec 31st, 2017 - 02:56 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Jack Bauer

    “After years of economic decline and corruption scandals, Brazilians are so far turning away from centrist, traditional candidates, with Lula a comfortable leader in the polls, despite his many legal problems.”

    Exactly the problem in Brazil....the big majority of voters is dumb. As they say, “the people have the government they deserve”...

    Dec 31st, 2017 - 05:47 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • :o))

    @JB:
    REF: “the people have the government they deserve”:

    EXACTLY! REF:
    https://i2.wp.com/www.humorpolitico.com.br/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/Previsoes-do-Gilmar-Mendes.jpg?resize=580%2C420&ssl=1 | Watch Them gradually legalizing corruption while The Population is busy In paying attention to much more Important Matters such as The Cup, Carnival, ETC, Etc, etc.

    Jan 02nd, 2018 - 02:01 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Jack Bauer

    @:o))
    I've said this many times before, and will say it again...all you need to do is to see the hundreds of thousands who go to the stadiums on weekends to watch soccer games - and many times paying through the nose for it , the millions attracted to Carnival, or even the “Parada Gay”, but when it comes down to protesting because of the corrupt politicians,
    very few people are interested....which, IMO, proves that the majority of the population is either too stupid to realize they are being robbed, or as they say here, “like to be robbed”.
    When priorities are inverted, shit happens !

    Jan 02nd, 2018 - 02:18 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • :o))

    @JB:

    Absolutely True!

    The population idolizes The Cup, Carnival, Parada Gay [I heard that they are even considering Gay-MMA!] and pay for the same through their noses; while letting the corrupt rob them in front of their groggy eyes!

    Shit happens - and the trend WILL continue in rising proportions [historically speaking]! Obviously and sooner or later; corruption will GRADUALLY be legalized.REF:
    https://i0.wp.com/www.humorpolitico.com.br/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/passa2018_internet.jpg?resize=561%2C420&ssl=1

    Jan 02nd, 2018 - 09:50 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Jack Bauer

    So Lula is summoning his red army to occupy Porto Alegre (and other large cities) on the 24th, in order to pressure the 3 judges who'll decide his fate...he'll have to distribute cash and lots of sandwiches to his 'comrades'...

    Jan 05th, 2018 - 04:02 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • :o))

    @JB:

    REF: “he'll have to distribute cash and lots of sandwiches to his comrades”:

    1º: He certainly CAN afford the meager expenses - MEAGER - in comparison to the Billions Stolen+Hidden!
    2º: Almost all of his comrades are completely brainwashed and are totally ignorant to begin with. So they'll support him for FREE!
    REF:
    https://i1.wp.com/www.humorpolitico.com.br/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/Vers%C3%A3o-brasileira-do-teorema-de-Pit%C3%A1goras.jpg?resize=504%2C420&ssl=1

    Jan 06th, 2018 - 11:47 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Jack Bauer

    @:o))
    Just read that the MST will be distributing 5 million copies of their communist rag “Brasil de Fato” (called a newspaper by the idiots), to try to convince people that the 9-fingered toad is innocent......5 million copies....where are they getting the money ???

    Jan 08th, 2018 - 05:57 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • :o))

    @JB:

    In which country one crook declares that ALL the other crooks are innocent and has the power to release them?

    In which country The Crooks have better privileges than the population?

    In which country, the constitution and the laws are dictated by the crooks - for their own advantages?

    In which country, the crooks are very popular due to the TOTAL absence of Serious Candidates?

    A Big Chunk of the population can't even guess the answer because The Facts are calmly accepted by the Brainwashed Ignorant Majority and The Most Important Event - The Carnival - is approaching VERY fast!

    Jan 09th, 2018 - 01:32 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Jack Bauer

    :o)) Agree . Do bears crap in the woods ??

    Jan 09th, 2018 - 08:30 pm - Link - Report abuse 0

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