Group of people with great influence or decision-making power over government and the cultural life of a society. Typically, these people are part of the ruling classes, which are those social groups that control the economic life of society. In Brazil, the ruling classes are made up of industrial entrepreneurs, farmers, bankers and large merchants, owners of television networks, newspapers and magazines. Many of its members are part of the intellectual and political elites of the country.
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Treaty of Versailles
Basic Ecclesial Communities (CEBs)