Brazil

For lessons in protest during the pandemic, look to Latin America

Socially-distanced street protests, moves to impeach a president – Latin America has begun to lead the way, not only in the gravity of the Coronavirus crisis, but in the scale and character of the resistance that social movements are mounting,

5th June 2020 // 0 Comments

Brazil in the shadow of the far right

Marcelo Ramos, a member of PSOL, reports on the dangers and the prospects for resistance in Brazil after the election of Bolsonaro – the “Trump in the [...]

9th November 2018 // 0 Comments

Marielle Franco, presente!

Our comrade Marielle Franco murdered Activist of the LGTB movement, the World March of Women, City Councilor of the Party Socialism and Liberty (PSOL) in Rio de Janeiro and [...]

18th March 2018 // 0 Comments

Sport’s dance with the devil

Jane Shallice reviews Brazil’s dance with the devil : The World Cup, the Olympics and the fight for democracy by Dave Zirin Haymarket Books $17.95 The Olympics!  Who [...]

28th November 2016 // 0 Comments