Three elections offer hope for better times

Citizens of Brazil, Ukraine and Tunisia went to the polls this week.

WEF Photo: Jolanda Flubacher
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, pictured in January in Switzerland, eked out a second-round victory on Oct. 26.
Gwynne Dyer
Published: Wednesday, 10/29/2014 12:00 am EDT

Oct. 26 was a busy day: three elections, in three different continents, all of them offering at least the hope of better times.

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