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Old 09-27-2023, 08:40 AM
 
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What do you make of U.S congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez visiting leaders in Latin America? Is she going for good or not so good reasons?

I see her visit is being viewed a certain way by some.

In Brazil, those who support Lula prefer those who's Biden side and those who support Bolsonaro prefer those who's Trump side, simple like that.
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Old 10-17-2023, 06:26 AM
 
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The problem as I see it is that Latin America has had bad leadership claiming both sides. Both leftist leaders and those on the right have had issues with corruption and brutality. In other words both Pinochet and Fidel Castro were oppressive. If AOC wants to highlight bad leaders on the right who were U.S backed then she would have to highlight bad leaders on the left who were Soviet backed.
This is an EXCELLENT point.
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Old 10-17-2023, 06:27 AM
 
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Well, like that Brazilian rock band famously said, "Fidel e Pinochet tiram sarro de você que não faz nada"...
What the heck does that mean?
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