What did the strike say?
Factual Team While a political phenomenon, the trucker strike is the second large electoral event this year, only second in importance to the condemnation of former president Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva. As such, it is an event that is full of meanings and opportunities for political communication to challenge the presidential candidates. Despite the population’s massive popular support to the strike, it cannot be seen as having the same nature as the 2013 protests. What the two events had in common was the civil disobedience, the plurality of leadership and how hard the government found it to react. But