卢拉执政的岁月

圣保罗——

最近,巴西报纸上的一篇文章描绘了总统路易斯·伊纳西奥·卢拉·达席尔瓦人生中的一天。那一天,卢拉为10月的接班人大选造势。天还未亮,卢拉就出现在São Bernardo do Campo市一家汽车厂的门口,这个城市属于圣保罗工业带。30年前,正是因为在那对抗军事独裁才使身为工会领导人的他声名远扬。

卢拉此行的目的是支持亲自任命的总统候选人迪尔玛·罗塞芙。她曾担任卢拉的幕僚长,也是2007年出台的旨在加快发展的投资计划的主要制定者。那天晚些时候,卢拉与基础设施建设的工业家们在市区的一家豪华酒店会晤。他称他们为“伙计们”,正如他在几个小时前称呼汽车工人那样。

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