Yesterday I went to a public hospital – the indignation overwhelmed me.
The bathroom was filthy like a true public pissoir – there was no toilet paper.
The elevator I needed to take, was out of work since the last time I was there – almost a month ago.
To tell you the truth: it is an university hospital in Rio de Janeiro, but it reminded me the pictures I had seen of the cuban hospitals.
I felt pity of the people who were waiting with humbleness and patience to be attended.
Today, I read the news I post below, conveyed in a newspaper of wide circulation.
I could not think about ANYTHING. I felt extremelly sad and ashamed because, till a certain extent, I had believed in the
promises made by the politicians before they were elected. Some of them are still representatives and senators. One – LULA is the
previous president – and Dilma is the Chief of State and the Head of the Government …(*)
Poor country without a direction.
What is future awaits us,
If the rulers themselves
disrespect the Constitution?”
Mirna Cavalcanti de Albuquerque Rio de Janeiro, 4 April 2013
Lack of respect with the citizen
The HEALTH, the Education and the Security Systems in Brazil
are a complete chaos. There’s also a great lack of common
“Dilma releases 13 million reais to build LULA’s statue”….(**)
(*) Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva – LULA – was the president who ‘advised’ president OBAMA to implement in the US a Health System like the brazilian… (but when he got sick he was NOT treated in any of the existent government hospitals, but in a private one – and the expenses were payed by the brazilian people).