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Democratic Labour party
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President

Carlos Eduardo Vieira da Cunha

Founded

June 17, 1979

Headquarters

Rua Sete de Setembro, 141, 4º andar , Centro, Rio de Janeiro

International affiliation

Socialist International

ideology

democratic socialism or social democracy

The Democratic Labour Party (Portuguese: Partido Democrático Trabalhista, PDT) is a populist, democratic socialist political party of Brazil. It was founded in 1979 by left-wing leader Leonel Brizola as an attempt to reorganize the Brazilian leftist forces during the end of the Brazilian military dictatorship. It joined the Socialist International in 1986.