Brazil Impeachment

What Brazil and Thailand’s political crises have in common

It’s a clash of classes in both.

Brazil's suspended president, Dilma Rousseff, and Thailand's former prime minister, Thaksin Shinawatra. They were supported by the poor in their respective countries, and ousted by the rich, argues Gwynne Dyer. UN photographs by Mark Garten and Evan Schneider

By GWYNNE DYER

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, May 25, 2016 12:00 AM

If you are already a subscriber


Subscribe to The Hill Times

Subscribe to the digital and/or print editions and get instant access to The Hill Times online.


Quick Purchase

Purchase this week's edition of The Hill Times in electronic format (PDF) for $5.00.


Quick Purchase

Purchase Story Issue in electronic format (PDF) for $5.00.


  
  



More Stories In This Section

1

The Hill Times’ List of The Best Books in 2016

2

PBO again at odds with feds over budget details

3

All you need to know about marijuana legalization in Canada

4

People are better haters than forgivers

5

Spouses of Canadians to get permanent residency immediately: McCallum