Dilma Rousseff is not just a victim of circumstance

Brazil's suspended President must take responsibility for her actions

By Francisco Panizza  

demonstrators march during a protest organized by the workers roofless movement, against Brazil's acting President Michel Temer, and in support of Brazil's suspended President Dilma Rousseff ©Andre Penner/AP/Press Association Images

Brazil’s President Dilma Rousseff has been temporarily suspended and, I suspect, will be thrown out of office for good when the Senate delivers its verdict on the impeachment process against her within…

Register today to continue reading

You’ve hit your limit of three articles in the last 30 days. To get seven more, simply enter your email address below.

You’ll also receive our free e-book Prospect’s Top Thinkers 2020 and our newsletter with the best new writing on politics, economics, literature and the arts.

Prospect may process your personal information for our legitimate business purposes, to provide you with our newsletter, subscription offers and other relevant information.

Click here to learn more about these purposes and how we use your data. You will be able to opt-out of further contact on the next page and in all our communications.

We want to hear what you think about this article. Submit a letter to letters@prospect-magazine.co.uk

More From Prospect