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This article lists political parties in Brazil. Brazils bicameral National Congress (Portuguese: Congresso Nacional) consists of the Federal Senate and the Chamber of Deputies. ... Brazils bicameral National Congress (Portuguese: Congresso Nacional) consists of the Federal Senate and the Chamber of Deputies. ... The Chamber of Deputies of Brazil (Portuguese: Câmara dos Deputados) is a federal legislative body and the lower house of the National Congress of Brazil. ... Brazilian Presidential Standard The first president of Brazil was Deodoro da Fonseca, who proclaimed the republic in a military coup detât against the Emperor Dom Pedro II. Since then, Brazil had six constitutions, two dictatorships and three democratic periods. ... Category: ... The Supreme Federal Tribunal (in Portuguese Supremo Tribunal Federal, or simply STF) is the highest court of law of the Federative Republic of Brazil. ... Brazil elects on the national level a head of state – the president – and a legislature. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... In 2006, Brazil held general elections in two rounds. ... Brazil is divided into 26 estados (states, singular: estado) and one district, the Distrito Federal (Brazilian Federal District) which contains the capital city, Brasília. ... This is a list of the current governors of the States of Brazil. ... There are serious issues in regard to abuses of human rights in Brazil. ... Traditionally, Brazil has been a leader in the inter-American community and has played an important role in collective security efforts, as well as in economic cooperation in the Western Hemisphere. ... Information on politics by country is available for every country, including both de jure and de facto independent states, inhabited dependent territories, as well as areas of special sovereignty. ...


Brazil has a multi-party system with numerous political parties sharing the vote, in which no one party often has a chance of gaining power alone, so that they must work with each other to form coalition governments. A multi-party system is a type of party system. ... A political party is an organization that seeks to attain political power within a government, usually by participating in electoral campaigns. ... A coalition government, or coalition cabinet, is a cabinet in parliamentary government in which several parties cooperate. ...

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The parties

Summary of parliamentary parties

This article is part of or related to the Liberalism series Categories: Politics stubs | Liberal related stubs | Liberal parties | Brazilian political parties ... The Brazilian Labour Party (PTB) (Partido Trabalhista Brasileiro) is a right-wing political party based on clientelism that arose in Brazil in 1945 and today forms part of President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silvas government. ... The Brazilian Republican Party (Portuguese: Partido Republicano Brasileiro) is a Brazilian political party. ... The Brazilian Social Democracy Party (Partido da Social Democracia Brasileira) is a political party in Brazil. ... The late President of PSB Miguel Arraes. ... The PRN or National Reconstruction Party (Partido da Reconstrução Nacional) was a social liberal (center-right) political party in Brazil (or economic liberal or neoliberal or conservative for its critics). ... The Christian Social Party (Partido Social Cristão) is a political party in Brazil. ... The Communist Party of Brazil (Partido Comunista do Brasil), better known by its abbreviation PCdoB, or its nickname Partidos dos Estúpidos Não Pensantes, is a political party in Brazil. ... For alternative meanings, see Democratic Labour Party The Democratic Labour Party (PDT) (Partido Democrático Trabalhista) is a left-wing political party in Brazil. ... The Brazilian Green Party (in Portuguese, Partido Verde - PV) was constituted after the military dictatorship period and, like other Green Parties arround the world, is committed to establishing an whole set of policies on ensuring social-democracy and sustainable development. ... The Liberal Front Party (Partido da Frente Liberal) is a political party in Brazil. ... The Liberal Party (Portuguese: Partido Liberal) is a political party of Brazil. ... The Party of the Reconstruction of the National Order (in Portuguese, Partido da Reedificação da Ordem Nacional, or PRONA for short) is a political party in Brazil, as being a nationalist party. ... The Progressive party is a right-wing Brazilian party embracing liberal-conservatism. ... The Socialist Peoples Party (Portuguese: Partido Popular Socialista, PPS) is a political party in Brazil. ... The Humanist Party of Solidarity (Portuguese: Partido Humanista da Solidariedade) is a Brazilian political party. ... Brazils Party of National Mobilization (Partido da Mobilização Nacional - PMN) is a national-centrist party founded by politicians from the state of Minas Gerais on April 21, 1984, advocating for agrarian reform, termination of debt payments, ending of relations with the IMF and formation of a trade bloc... The Socialism and Freedom Party (Partido Socialismo e Liberdade, P-SOL) is a Brazilian political party. ... Wikinews has news related to this article: Category:Political crisis in Brazil The Partido dos Trabalhadores (Portuguese for Workers Party) is a left-wing political party in Brazil. ...

Major parties

Siglum Name (Portuguese) Name (English) Ideology Number
PFL Partido da Frente Liberal Liberal Front Party Christian Democracy, Liberal conservatism 25
PMDB Partido do Movimento Democrático Brasileiro Brazilian Democratic Movement Party Centrism, Populism 15
PSDB Partido da Social-Democracia Brasileira Brazilian Social Democracy Party Social-Democracy,Centrism 45
PT Partido dos Trabalhadores Workers' Party Democratic Socialism, Social-Democracy 13

The English language is a West Germanic language that originates in England. ... The Liberal Front Party (Partido da Frente Liberal) is a political party in Brazil. ... Christian Democracy is a heterogeneous political ideology and movement. ... Liberal conservatism is a variant of conservatism that combines the classical conservative concern for established tradition, respect for authority and (sometimes) religious values with liberal ideas, especially on economic issues (see economic liberalism, which advocates free market capitalism). ... This article is part of or related to the Liberalism series Categories: Politics stubs | Liberal related stubs | Liberal parties | Brazilian political parties ... In politics, centrism usually refers to the political ideal of promoting moderate policies which land in the middle ground between different political extremes. ... The Brazilian Social Democracy Party (Partido da Social Democracia Brasileira) is a political party in Brazil. ... Social democracy is a political ideology that emerged out of classical socialism in the late 19th century, many social democratic parties have embraced Third Way ideology. ... In politics, centrism usually refers to the political ideal of promoting moderate policies which land in the middle ground between different political extremes. ... Wikinews has news related to this article: Category:Political crisis in Brazil The Partido dos Trabalhadores (Portuguese for Workers Party) is a left-wing political party in Brazil. ... Democratic socialism is a broad political movement propagating the ideals of socialism within the context of a democratic system. ... Social democracy is a political ideology that emerged out of classical socialism in the late 19th century, many social democratic parties have embraced Third Way ideology. ...

Medium-size parties

Siglum Name (Portuguese) Name (English) Ideology Number
MD Mobilização Democrática Democratic Mobilization Social Democracy, Christian Democracy, Centrism 33
PCdoB Partido Comunista do Brasil Communist Party of Brazil Marxism-Leninism 65
PDT Partido Democrático Trabalhista Democratic Labour Party Democratic Socialism, Nationalism 12
PR Partido da República Republic Party Populism, Centrism, Nationalism 22
PP Partido Progressista Progressive Party Liberal conservatism, Populism 11
PSB Partido Socialista Brasileiro Brazilian Socialist Party Social Democracy, Democratic Socialism 40
PTB Partido Trabalhista Brasileiro Brazilian Labour Party Populism, Conservatism, Nationalism 14
PV Partido Verde Green Party Green Movement, Social Democracy 43

The English language is a West Germanic language that originates in England. ... Social democracy is a political ideology emerging in the late 19th and early 20th centuries from supporters of Marxism who believed that the transition to a socialist society could be achieved through democratic evolutionary rather than revolutionary means. ... Christian Democracy is a heterogeneous political ideology and movement. ... In politics, centrism usually refers to the political ideal of promoting moderate policies which land in the middle ground between different political extremes. ... The Communist Party of Brazil (Partido Comunista do Brasil), better known by its abbreviation PCdoB, or its nickname Partidos dos Estúpidos Não Pensantes, is a political party in Brazil. ... Vladimir Lenin in 1920 Leninism is a political and economic theory which builds upon Marxism; it is a branch of Marxism (and it has been the dominant branch of Marxism in the world since the 1920s). ... For alternative meanings, see Democratic Labour Party The Democratic Labour Party (PDT) (Partido Democrático Trabalhista) is a left-wing political party in Brazil. ... Democratic socialism is a broad political movement propagating the ideals of socialism within the context of a democratic system. ... Liberty Leading the People by Eugène Delacroix Nationalism is an ideology [1] that holds that a nation is the fundamental unit for human social life, and takes precedence over any other social and political principles. ... In politics, centrism usually refers to the political ideal of promoting moderate policies which land in the middle ground between different political extremes. ... Liberty Leading the People by Eugène Delacroix Nationalism is an ideology [1] that holds that a nation is the fundamental unit for human social life, and takes precedence over any other social and political principles. ... The Progressive party is a right-wing Brazilian party embracing liberal-conservatism. ... Liberal conservatism is a variant of conservatism that combines the classical conservative concern for established tradition, respect for authority and (sometimes) religious values with liberal ideas, especially on economic issues (see economic liberalism, which advocates free market capitalism). ... The late President of PSB Miguel Arraes. ... Social democracy is a political ideology emerging in the late 19th and early 20th centuries from supporters of Marxism who believed that the transition to a socialist society could be achieved through democratic evolutionary rather than revolutionary means. ... Democratic socialism is a broad political movement propagating the ideals of socialism within the context of a democratic system. ... The Brazilian Labour Party (PTB) (Partido Trabalhista Brasileiro) is a right-wing political party based on clientelism that arose in Brazil in 1945 and today forms part of President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silvas government. ... This article deals with conservatism as a political philosophy. ... Liberty Leading the People by Eugène Delacroix Nationalism is an ideology [1] that holds that a nation is the fundamental unit for human social life, and takes precedence over any other social and political principles. ... The Brazilian Green Party (in Portuguese, Partido Verde - PV) was constituted after the military dictatorship period and, like other Green Parties arround the world, is committed to establishing an whole set of policies on ensuring social-democracy and sustainable development. ... The Green movement encompasses the Green parties of various countries, and relies on the ideals of the larger ecology movement, peace movement, conservation movement, environmental movement and general trend towards environmentalism. ... Social democracy is a political ideology emerging in the late 19th and early 20th centuries from supporters of Marxism who believed that the transition to a socialist society could be achieved through democratic evolutionary rather than revolutionary means. ...

Minor parties

Siglum Name (Portuguese) Name (English) Ideology Number
PRB Partido Republicano Brasileiro Brazilian Republican Party Centrism,Populism 10
PSC Partido Social Cristão Christian Social Party Christian Democracy, Centrism 20
PSOL Partido Socialismo e Liberdade Socialism and Freedom Party Socialism, Trotskyism 50
PRTB Partido Renovador Trabalhista Brasileiro Brazilian Renewal Labour Party Centrism, Populism 28
PTdoB Partido Trabalhista do Brasil Labour Party of Brazil Centrism 70
PTC Partido Trabalhista Cristão Christian Labour Party Christian Democracy, Liberal conservatism 36

The English language is a West Germanic language that originates in England. ... The Brazilian Republican Party (Portuguese: Partido Republicano Brasileiro) is a Brazilian political party. ... In politics, centrism usually refers to the political ideal of promoting moderate policies which land in the middle ground between different political extremes. ... The Christian Social Party (Partido Social Cristão) is a political party in Brazil. ... Christian Democracy is a heterogeneous political ideology and movement. ... In politics, centrism usually refers to the political ideal of promoting moderate policies which land in the middle ground between different political extremes. ... The Socialism and Freedom Party (Partido Socialismo e Liberdade, P-SOL) is a Brazilian political party. ... Socialism refers to a broad array of doctrines or political movements that envisage a socio-economic system in which property and the distribution of wealth are subject to social control. ... Trotskyism is the theory of Marxism as advocated by Leon Trotsky. ... In politics, centrism usually refers to the political ideal of promoting moderate policies which land in the middle ground between different political extremes. ... In politics, centrism usually refers to the political ideal of promoting moderate policies which land in the middle ground between different political extremes. ... The PRN or National Reconstruction Party (Partido da Reconstrução Nacional) was a social liberal (center-right) political party in Brazil (or economic liberal or neoliberal or conservative for its critics). ... Christian Democracy is a heterogeneous political ideology and movement. ... Liberal conservatism is a variant of conservatism that combines the classical conservative concern for established tradition, respect for authority and (sometimes) religious values with liberal ideas, especially on economic issues (see economic liberalism, which advocates free market capitalism). ...

Non-parliamentary parties

Siglum Name (Portuguese) Name (English) Ideology Number
PCB Partido Comunista Brasileiro Brazilian Communist Party Marxism-Leninism 21
PCO Partido da Causa Operária Party of the Working Class's Cause Marxism-Leninism, Trotskyism 29
PRP Partido Republicano Progressista Progressive Republican Party Populism, Conservatism 44
PSDC Partido Social Democrata Cristão Social Democratic Christian Party Christian Democracy 27
PSL Partido Social Liberal Social Liberal Party Liberalism, Social liberalism 17
PSTU Partido Socialista dos Trabalhadores Unificado United Socialist Workers' Party Marxism-Leninism, Trotskyism 16
PTN Partido Trabalhista Nacional National Labour Party Centrism, Nationalism 19

The English language is a West Germanic language that originates in England. ... Brazilian Communist Party (in Portuguese, Partido Comunista Brasileiro) is a political party in Brazil. ... Vladimir Lenin in 1920 Leninism is a political and economic theory which builds upon Marxism; it is a branch of Marxism (and it has been the dominant branch of Marxism in the world since the 1920s). ... The Brazilian Party of the Working Classs Causes (Partido da Causa Operária, PCO) origins can be traced back to 1978. ... Vladimir Lenin in 1920 Leninism is a political and economic theory which builds upon Marxism; it is a branch of Marxism (and it has been the dominant branch of Marxism in the world since the 1920s). ... Trotskyism is the theory of Marxism as advocated by Leon Trotsky. ... The Progressive Republican Party (Portuguese: Partido Republicano Progressista) is a Brazilian political party. ... This article deals with conservatism as a political philosophy. ... The Christian Social Democratic Party (Partido Social Democrata Christão) is a political party in Brazil. ... Christian Democracy is a heterogeneous political ideology and movement. ... Categories: Politics stubs | Liberal related stubs | Liberal parties | Brazilian political parties ... Liberalism is an ideology, philosophical view, and political tradition which holds that liberty is the primary political value. ... Social liberalism is either a synonym for new liberalism or a label used by progressive liberal parties in order to differentiate themselves from the more conservative liberal parties, especially when there are two or more liberal parties in a country. ... The Unified Socialist Workers Party (Portuguese: Partido Socialista dos Trabalhadores Unificado, PSTU) is a Trotskyist organisation in Brazil. ... Vladimir Lenin in 1920 Leninism is a political and economic theory which builds upon Marxism; it is a branch of Marxism (and it has been the dominant branch of Marxism in the world since the 1920s). ... Trotskyism is the theory of Marxism as advocated by Leon Trotsky. ... In politics, centrism usually refers to the political ideal of promoting moderate policies which land in the middle ground between different political extremes. ... Liberty Leading the People by Eugène Delacroix Nationalism is an ideology [1] that holds that a nation is the fundamental unit for human social life, and takes precedence over any other social and political principles. ...

Non-registered

Waiting for registration in the Electoral Court (Tribunal Superior Eleitoral)

Siglum Name (Portuguese) Name (English) Ideology
PCML Partido Comunista Marxista-Leninista Marxist-Leninist Communist Party Marxism-Leninism
PNC Partido Nacional do Consumidor National Consumers' Party Centrism
PF Partido Federalista Federalist Party Federalism, Paleoconservatism, Libertarianism
PSN Partido da Solidariedade Nacional Party of the National Solidarity Centrism
PH Partido Humanista Humanist Party Humanist International
P-LIB Partido Libertário Brasileiro Brazilian Libertarian Party Libertarianism

The English language is a West Germanic language that originates in England. ... Vladimir Lenin in 1920 Leninism is a political and economic theory which builds upon Marxism; it is a branch of Marxism (and it has been the dominant branch of Marxism in the world since the 1920s). ... In politics, centrism usually refers to the political ideal of promoting moderate policies which land in the middle ground between different political extremes. ... Federalism is a political philosophy in which a group or body of members are bound together (Latin: foedus, covenant) with a governing representative head. ... Paleoconservatism (sometimes shortened to paleo or paleocon when the context is clear) is an anti-authoritarian[1] right wing movement based primarily in the United States that stresses tradition, civil society and classical federalism, along with familial, religious, regional, national and Western identity. ... Libertarianism is a political philosophy advocating that individuals should be free to do whatever they wish with their person or property, as long as they do not infringe on the same liberty of others. ... In politics, centrism usually refers to the political ideal of promoting moderate policies which land in the middle ground between different political extremes. ... The Humanist Party is a political party in Brazil and is a member of the Humanist International. ... The Humanist International is a consortium of humanist political parties, founded in Florence, Italy, on January 4, 1989 by the approval of foundational documents and statutes by over 40 Humanist Parties from around the world. ... Libertarianism is a political philosophy advocating that individuals should be free to do whatever they wish with their person or property, as long as they do not infringe on the same liberty of others. ...

Recently absorbed

Incorporated by other parties

Siglum Name (Portuguese) Name (English) Ideology Absorbed by
PAN Partido dos Aposentados da Nação Party of the Nation's Retirees Centrism PTB
PGT Partido Geral dos Trabalhadores General Party of the Workers Centrism, Social Democracy PL (now PR)
PSD Partido Social Democrático Social Democratic Party Centrism, Social Democracy PTB
PST Partido Social Trabalhista Social Labour Party Centrism PL (now PR)

The English language is a West Germanic language that originates in England. ... PAN logo. ... In politics, centrism usually refers to the political ideal of promoting moderate policies which land in the middle ground between different political extremes. ... In politics, centrism usually refers to the political ideal of promoting moderate policies which land in the middle ground between different political extremes. ... Social democracy is a political ideology emerging in the late 19th and early 20th centuries from supporters of Marxism who believed that the transition to a socialist society could be achieved through democratic evolutionary rather than revolutionary means. ... The Social Democratic Party (Partido Social Democrático) is a centrist political party in Brazil. ... In politics, centrism usually refers to the political ideal of promoting moderate policies which land in the middle ground between different political extremes. ... Social democracy is a political ideology emerging in the late 19th and early 20th centuries from supporters of Marxism who believed that the transition to a socialist society could be achieved through democratic evolutionary rather than revolutionary means. ... The Social Labour Party (Partido Social Trabalhista) is a political party in Brazil. ... In politics, centrism usually refers to the political ideal of promoting moderate policies which land in the middle ground between different political extremes. ...

Parties recently merged

With the start of the validity of the "Law of Barrier Clause", parties that didn´t won 5% of the national vote to the Chamber of Deputies, with at least 2% in 9 states of the federation, will suffer severe restrictions: they won´t have the right to constitute a parliamentary bloc, have a speaker or receive funds from the "Partidary Fund".


In order to achieve the minimal requirements to break the "barrier clause", some parties started processes of merging.

Siglum Name (Portuguese) Name (English) Ideology Constituting parties
MD Mobilização Democrática Democratic Mobilization Social Democracy, Christian Democracy, Centrism PPS, PMN, PHS
PR Partido da República Republic Party Populism, Centrism, Nationalism PL, PRONA, PTdoB

The English language is a West Germanic language that originates in England. ... Social democracy is a political ideology emerging in the late 19th and early 20th centuries from supporters of Marxism who believed that the transition to a socialist society could be achieved through democratic evolutionary rather than revolutionary means. ... Christian Democracy is a heterogeneous political ideology and movement. ... In politics, centrism usually refers to the political ideal of promoting moderate policies which land in the middle ground between different political extremes. ... The Socialist Peoples Party (Portuguese: Partido Popular Socialista, PPS) is a political party in Brazil. ... Brazils Party of National Mobilization (Partido da Mobilização Nacional - PMN) is a national-centrist party founded by politicians from the state of Minas Gerais on April 21, 1984, advocating for agrarian reform, termination of debt payments, ending of relations with the IMF and formation of a trade bloc... The Humanist Party of Solidarity (Portuguese: Partido Humanista da Solidariedade) is a Brazilian political party. ... In politics, centrism usually refers to the political ideal of promoting moderate policies which land in the middle ground between different political extremes. ... Liberty Leading the People by Eugène Delacroix Nationalism is an ideology [1] that holds that a nation is the fundamental unit for human social life, and takes precedence over any other social and political principles. ... The Liberal Party (Portuguese: Partido Liberal) is a political party of Brazil. ... The Party of the Reconstruction of the National Order (in Portuguese, Partido da Reedificação da Ordem Nacional, or PRONA for short) is a political party in Brazil, as being a nationalist party. ...

Historical parties

Siglum Name (Portuguese) Name (English) Ideology Lifetime
PCB Partido Comunista Brasileiro Brazilian Communist Party Communism, Marxism-Leninism 1922-1992
AIB Ação Integralista Brasileira Brazilian Integralist Action Fascism, Integralism 1933-1938
PTB Partido Trabalhista Brasileiro Brazilian Labour Party Populism, Nationalism, Socialism 1945-1966
PSD Partido Social Democrático Social Democratic Party Populism, Conservatism 1945-1966
UDN União Democrática Nacional National Democratic Union Liberalism, Conservatism 1945-1966
PSP Partido Social Progresista Progressive Social Party Populism, Conservantism 1945-1966
ARENA Aliança Renovadora Nacional National Renewal Alliance Conservatism, Nationalism 1966-1979
MDB Movimento Democrático Brasileiro Brazilian Democratic Movement Centrism 1966-1979
PRN Partido da Reconstrução Nacional National Reconstruction Party Centrism, Liberal conservatism 1989-2000
PDS Partido Democrata Social Democratic Social Party Conservatism 1979-1993
PDC Partido Democrata Cristão Christian Democratic Party Christian Democracy, Conservatism 1988-1993
PPR Partido Progresista Reformador Reform Progressive Party Conservatism, Liberal conservatism, Christian Democracy 1993-1995

The English language is a West Germanic language that originates in England. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with Brazilian Communist Party (1992). ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Vladimir Lenin in 1920 Leninism is a political and economic theory which builds upon Marxism; it is a branch of Marxism (and it has been the dominant branch of Marxism in the world since the 1920s). ... Integralist banner The famous Integralist salute, Anauê!, which means you are my brother! (belived by some to have originated in a Tupi language expression) Brazilian Integralism was a fascist political movement created in April 1933. ... Fascism is a radical political ideology that combines elements of corporatism, authoritarianism, nationalism, militarism, anti-anarchism, anti-communism and anti-liberalism. ... Integralist banner The famous Integralist salute, Anauê!, which means you are my brother! (belived by some to have originated in a Tupi language expression) Brazilian Integralism was a fascist political movement created in April 1933. ... The Brazilian Labour Party (PTB) (Partido Trabalhista Brasileiro) is a right-wing political party based on clientelism that arose in Brazil in 1945 and today forms part of President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silvas government. ... Liberty Leading the People by Eugène Delacroix Nationalism is an ideology [1] that holds that a nation is the fundamental unit for human social life, and takes precedence over any other social and political principles. ... Socialism refers to a broad array of doctrines or political movements that envisage a socio-economic system in which property and the distribution of wealth are subject to social control. ... The Social Democratic Party (Partido Social Democrático) is a centrist political party in Brazil. ... This article deals with conservatism as a political philosophy. ... National Democratic Union or União Democrática Nacional (UDN) was a political party that existed in Brazil between 1945 and 1965. ... Liberalism is an ideology, philosophical view, and political tradition which holds that liberty is the primary political value. ... This article deals with conservatism as a political philosophy. ... The National Renewal Alliance Party or Aliança Renovadora Nacional (ARENA) was a political party that existed in Brazil between 1965 and 1979. ... This article deals with conservatism as a political philosophy. ... Liberty Leading the People by Eugène Delacroix Nationalism is an ideology [1] that holds that a nation is the fundamental unit for human social life, and takes precedence over any other social and political principles. ... The Brazilian Democratic Movement (MDB) was a centrist political party in Brazil that existed from 1965 to 1979. ... In politics, centrism usually refers to the political ideal of promoting moderate policies which land in the middle ground between different political extremes. ... The PRN or National Reconstruction Party (Partido da Reconstrução Nacional) was a social liberal (center-right) political party in Brazil (or economic liberal or neoliberal or conservative for its critics). ... In politics, centrism usually refers to the political ideal of promoting moderate policies which land in the middle ground between different political extremes. ... Liberal conservatism is a variant of conservatism that combines the classical conservative concern for established tradition, respect for authority and (sometimes) religious values with liberal ideas, especially on economic issues (see economic liberalism, which advocates free market capitalism). ... The Democratic Social Party (PDS) was established in 1979 as a continuation of the National Renewal Alliance, the party which supported the 1965-79 Brazilian dictatorship, at a time in which the country turned to be a democracy. ... This article deals with conservatism as a political philosophy. ... Christian Democracy is a heterogeneous political ideology and movement. ... This article deals with conservatism as a political philosophy. ... The Reform Progressive Party (PPR) was a Brazilian party, formed by the fusion of the Democratic Social Party (PDS) and the Christian Democratic Party (PDC) in 1993. ... This article deals with conservatism as a political philosophy. ... Liberal conservatism is a variant of conservatism that combines the classical conservative concern for established tradition, respect for authority and (sometimes) religious values with liberal ideas, especially on economic issues (see economic liberalism, which advocates free market capitalism). ... Christian Democracy is a heterogeneous political ideology and movement. ...

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