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José Sócrates Carvalho Pinto de Sousa, GCIH, commonly known by his given names José Sócrates (ʒuˈzɛ ˈsɔkɾɐtɨʃ), is a Portuguese politician who has been Prime Minister of Portugal since 12 March 2005. He is the Secretary-General of the Socialist Party.
For the second half of 2007, he acted as the President-in-Office of the Council of the European Union. In addition to these posts, José Sócrates was Portugal's Minister for Youth and Sports and one of the organisers of the UEFA Euro 2004 football championship in Portugal, as well as being a former Environment Minister in the governments of António Guterres.
On 23 March 2011, he submitted his resignation to the president after parliament rejected his government's austerity measures in a vote leading to a new election. » Read more on Wikipedia.org

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Scott McDermott: Do Brazil have only themselves to blame for Neymar's injury?
2014-07-06
Jose Pekerman's side felt aggrieved that not only were they losing a game but their talisman had been picked out for special treatment. Which is fine, on Brazil's part, ... And I didn't witness the likes of Zico or Socrates in the flesh. But I've seen ...
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    FIFA World Cup 2014: Will Neymar's spinal injury ruin his career?
    2014-07-06
    He was their star player who was anointed the heir to greats like Pele, Socrates, Ronaldo and Ronaldinho and now he's all set to the miss the rest of the World Cup because of one rash challenge. But will the injury result in us losing one of the most ...
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      Top bishop to prelates: Be...
      2014-07-05
      Lingayen-Dagupan Archbishop Socrates Villegas, president of the CBCP, explained that bishops should “walk in cadence” with Pope Francis, who himself is the Church's “biggest challenge.” (READ: Lessons from the Pope who is 'able to laugh') ... Over the ...
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        Colombia-Brazil World Cup Quarterfinals Preview: History is waiting
        2014-07-03
        Brazil, meanwhile, is the winningest country in the history of the World Cup and the celestial ideal of international soccer culture, with five stars emblazoned onto that iconic canary-yellow jersey by the otherworldly talents that were Pele and ...
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          Where's Pele? 'The King' shunned at Cup
          2014-06-22
          Guterman added: "There are many other soccer players that are more important than Pele, for example Socrates. His opinions were very important to us because he was politically engaged here in Brazil. "Pele wasn't. ... It's shocking but it's the truth ...
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          1. Pelé Conspicuous by Absence at WC

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          'The King' Pele, shunned at Cup
          2014-06-22
          Guterman added: “There are many other soccer players that are more important than Pele, for example Socrates. His opinions were very important to us because he was politically engaged here in Brazil. “Pele wasn't. ... Jose Paulo Florenzano, an ...
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            Sócrates: "Enquanto primeiro-ministro nunca usei nenhum cartão de crédito do ...
            2014-06-16
            José Sócrates reagiu à manchete da edição de hoje do jornal Correio da Manhã, com o título "DIAP (Departamento de Investigação e Ação Penal) investiga cartões de Sócrates", segundo a qual está em causa um eventual "abuso dos dinheiros públicos" ...
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            1. Correio da Manhã rejeita acusação de "perseguição pessoal" a Sócrates
            2. Responsáveis do IGCP inquiridos sobre cartões de crédito do governo de ...
            3. Cartões de Sócrates sob investigação | Maior Tv

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            CBCP chief: No to 'selective...
            2014-06-08
            PRAYERS REQUESTED. Lingayen-Dagupan Archbishop Socrates Villegas, president of the CBCP, requests prayers to convert the pork barrel scam 'culprits.' In this photo, he says Mass at the recently concluded Asian Conference on the Family. File photo by ...
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            1. CBCP chief warns vs. selective justice on 'pork' scam

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            José Sócrates: «É uma vergonha acusar António Costa de ambição ou vaidade ...
            2014-05-31
            Convidado do programa Bloco Central na TSF, José Sócrates afirma que «a questão da liderança está colocada em cima da mesa» e deve ser resolvida e clarificada com a marcação de um congresso extraordinário, de acordo com a «a cultura política de ...
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            1. Sócrates diz que acusações contra Costa são uma "vergonha"
            2. Sócrates assume que “sempre” quis “António Costa para liderar o partido”
            3. Sócrates pede congresso e dá apoio a Costa

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