Podcast: Inside Rousseff’s Trip to New York to Decry a 'Coup'

Discussing Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff's latest attempt to stave off impeachment with Folha de S. Paulo columnist Matias Spektor.
Credit: Blog do Planalto (flickr) Roberto Stuckert Filho/PR, April 13, 2016

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Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff is visiting New York in a dramatic attempt to convince the international community that she is victim of a "coup d'état without weapons." Providing an insider's view of this strategy to save her presidency is Matias Spektor, a professor of international relations at Fundação Getulio Vargas and columnist for Folha de S. Paulo, who spoke by telephone on Thursday with AQ editor-in-chief Brian Winter.

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