Demanding More in Brazil
BY Nancy Scola | Thursday, August 19 2010
Reuters' Stuart Grudging reports on the uncertain impact of online campaigning in the race to replace Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, better known as just "Lula."
Obama campaign vets Blue State Digital are running the new media operation for Workers' Party candidate Dilma Rousseff, and BSD's Joe Rospars suggests in the piece that the hunger for digital political engagement in Brazil will only grow: "As more critical mass of voters and people get online, the more they are going to do and demand from campaigns and the more campaigns will be looking to do with them." Here's the piece. Election day is October 3rd.