Sarang Shidore

Sarang Shidore is director of studies and senior research fellow at the Quincy Institute. He is an expert in grand strategy and geopolitical risk with a particular focus on the Global South and Asia.

Will Lula’s Brazil turn away from the West?

Joe Biden has promised to bring Brazil and America closer together. ‘Both of our democracies have been tested of late’, Biden told reporters last week as he met with president Lula da Silva for the first time. The two leaders were on the ‘same page’, Biden said. But that feeling isn’t entirely mutual. When Lula