One Step Backward…

Burnham, James
October 1975
National Review;10/24/1975, Vol. 27 Issue 41, p1165
Speculates about the prospects of the government formed after the 1974 revolution in Portugal. Representation of three major political parties in the cabinet based on votes gathered in the elections conducted this year; Comment of socialist leader Mario Soares that social democracy would not be applicable to Portugal; Statement that the political ambiguities of the coalition are present even within individual members of the cabinet; Probability of the formation of a coalition government.


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