Fernando Haddad

WhatsApp dirty tricks alleged in Brazil presidential race

Brazil: Child Kills Father in Socialist Attack Ad Against Bolsonaro

Fernando Haddad, the socialist Workers’ Party (PT) candidate for president of Brazil, published an attack ad on social media Wednesday implying that conservative rival Jair Bolsonaro’s victory would result in accidental homicides by children becoming the norm in the country.

Poll surge for right-winger spurs Brazil markets

Brazil: Conservative Frontrunner Gaining Support from Socialist Voter Base

Brazil’s conservative presidential frontrunner Jair Bolsonaro appears to be gaining support from voters typically considered loyal to the socialist Workers’ Party (PT) and could now feasibly win enough votes to prevent a second round run-off, polls this week showed.