[uam_ad id="317182"]

Opinion by Michael Royster

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The last pre-election debate will occur tonight (September 29th), broadcast by TV Globo at 10:30PM local time, after its moribund novela. It’s as eagerly awaited by Brazilian voters as was that between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump to American (and international) voters.

The main difference is that here in Rio, most participants in the debate are running for second place. First place has long been conceded . . .

To read the full NEWS and much more, Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?