The deterioration of diplomatic relations between Brazil and the United States is the central focus this week on Latin Pulse. The program looks at how Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff has responded to the revelations of spying by both the United States and Canada in her country. During the program experts discuss the diplomatic, economic and political fallout from the espionage scandal. The program also looks at how Rousseff's responses to the scandal have had an impact on domestic politics in Brazil. The news segment of the program tracks the progress of President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner after her cranial surgery.
The program includes interviews with:
Prof. Cristina Pacheco of the State University of Paraiba; and
Prof. Oliver Stuenkel of the Gertulio Vargas Foundation.
Executive Producer: Rick Rockwell;
Producer/Reporter: Curt Devine; and
Associate Producer: Megan Ekhaml.
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(The program is 30 minutes in length and the file size is 28 MB.)
Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner