International historians prepare letter to ask FHC's support to Haddad

Former President Fernando Henrique Cardoso

Former President Fernando Henrique Cardoso

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The former president did not make his intention clear to support the PT candidate.

The hope of the PT candidate for the Presidency, Fernando Haddad, to have the support of former President Fernando Henrique Cardoso has won the support of 21 international historians, among them Jorge Castañeda, professor at New York University, Anthony Pereira, director and professor of Brazil Institute, King's College London, Barbara Weinstein, history professor at New York University and Boaventura de Sousa Santos, professor of sociology and director of the Center for Social Studies at the University of Coimbra, among others.

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