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“And They all Came Tumbling Down: Brazil’s Spiralling Political Corruption Scandal”

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On March 12,  ANCLAS Deputy Director Dr Sean Burges and ANCLAS Associate Dr Fabrício H. Chagas Bastos published “And They all Came Tumbling Down: Brazil’s Spiralling Political Corruption Scandal” in the Australian Institute of International Affairs.

Following tense protests on 13 March, Brazil’s former President Luiz Inacio Lula was named current President Dilma Rousseff’s chief of staff, potentially giving him immunity against  corruption allegations. This story took another twist when Lula’s appointment was suspended by Judge Itagiba Catta Preta Neto.

You can read the full article here: http://www.internationalaffairs.org.au/australian_outlook/and-they-all-came-tumbling-down-brazils-spiralling-political-corruption-scandal/

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