RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - When Federal Deputy Natália Bonavides, 31, was born, the Workers' Party (PT) was already eight years old. On the day she turned five months old, the party had its first great electoral success, winning mayoralties in capitals such as São Paulo (São Paulo State), Porto Alegre (Rio Grande do Sul State), and Vitória (Espírito Santo State).
In comparison, the more recently formed PSL, which . . .