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The Demerits of Presidentialism: A Reassessment of the Brazilian monarchy

Note: This article is a follow-up to a previous discussion on the merits of presidentialism. To save having to recycle entire portions of text, it should be read as a response to it, and retraction of the original position argued,  available at https://the-ivory-tower.com/presidentialism-merits-return-monarchy-solution-brazils-problems/   The first installment of this two-part essay was informed by a…