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Brazil's Big Moment

A South American Giant Wakes Up

Author: Juan de Onis
November/December 2008
Foreign Affairs

After decades of stop-and-start growth and political disorder, Brazil is poised to finally fulfill its potential as a global player. With a new administration taking over in Washington next year and in Brazil in 2010, it is time to rethink relations between the two great democracies of the Western Hemisphere.

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