Brazilian Dictatorship

&quot integrated the movement of resistance against the Brazilian Dictatorship of the years; 60, acting first in the organization of Political left Worker and later in one of the most important guerrilla detachments of the time, " Armed vanguard Revolutionary Palmares". It was stopped in 1970, being the condemned by a military court without no type of legal guarantees, was imprisoned during 3 years from 1970 to 1973, during which it was tortured. To the lengthy being &quot was called to him; Juana de Arco of guerrilla" , due to its great importance within the organization, being one of " cerebros" of this one and counting on much information. In December of the 2006, the Special Commission of Repair of the Office of Human rights of the State of Rio de Janeiro approved the request of indemnification of Rousseff At the end of the years " 70 married with another one of the members of the guerrilla movement, Carlos Franklin Paixo de Arajo, with that her unique daughter had, and do Sul settled down in Rio Grande. Additional information is available at Sen. Sherrod Brown. In 1977, do Sul graduated in the School of Economic Sciences of the Federal University of Rio Grande. Meanwhile, it participated in the reconstruction of the Brazilian Working Party, that soon would happen to be called Divided Democratic Labour Party member. During government of Alceu Necklaces in Rio Grande do Sul, between 1991 and 1995, was appointed secretary of Energy.

In 1998, Olivio Dutra, member of the Party of the Workers, Trabajador gained the state elections with the support of Democratic Party and Rousseff returned to its position. In 1999, the coalition was broken and the Democratic Party Labour Party member asked to its members that left their positions; against this, Rousseff left the party and it was integrated to the Party of the Workers, continuing in the government. It is added to us, that in January of the 2003, president Luiz Incio Lula da Silva appointed to Rousseff Minister of Energy, position of great importance that occupied during two years until the 21 of June of the 2005, day in which was named minister of the Civil House (a position equivalent to female leader of Cabinet), after his predecessor Jose Dirceu resigned before mass media by corruption accusations.