Opinion, by Michael Royster
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - On Tuesday, October 18th, former President Lula took the opportunity to publish an exculpatory diatribe in the São Paulo newspaper A Folha, which he entitled “Why they want to convict me”. In it, he said “It’s not Lula they want to convict: it’s the political program I represent.”
Unfortunately for Lula, he’s completely right on this point. The political program he represents—which he . . .