Donald Trump, Merkel and the G-20 arrive on November 30: an International Meeting prepares mobilizations against them

Last August 30 and September 1, in the School of Social Sciences, an International Meeting took place in rejection to the presidential Summit of the G 20 in Costa Salguero next November 30 and December 1. By PSTU-Argentina Different local organizations participated in the meeting, like CTA Autónoma, ATE, Barrios de...

Latin America became one of the centers for International Women’s Day

On March 8, 2019 there were huge demonstrations. By CSP-Conlutas Media Workgroup In Uruguay it was the largest demonstration ever. The streets of Montevideo were taken by demonstrators. In Argentina, on top of huge demonstrations, teachers were on strike. In Chile, where the struggle for women’s rights have been very strong, thousands and...

Labor Prepares General Strike For June 14

All eight Labor Federations called for one-day general strike in Brazil for this Friday, June 14. By CSP-Conlutas Media Workgroup Brazilian working class oppose both the social security reform and Education budget cuts drafted by president Jair Bolsonaro administration. Hundreds of mass meetings are being held across the nation allowing rank-and-file workers...

#EleNão: On the 29, Women will go to the streets in Brazil and abroad against Bolsonaro and his male chauvinistic speech.

After the #EleNão (#NotHim) phenomenon in the social networks, rejection against candidate Jair Bolsonaro will take the streets this Saturday (29). In different Brazilian cities, and even abroad, demonstrations are scheduled against the PSL candidate and his male chauvinistic speech, of hatred against women and disdain of democracy. By:...

Brazil Ex-president Temer Arrested

Brazilian former President Michel Temer and close associates were arrested on corruption charges on March 21. By CSP-Conlutas Media Workgroup Public prosecutors accuse former president of leading a criminal organization responsible for illegally appropriating R$1,8 billion (around US$ 460 million) of public funds. This is one out of ten inquires against him. Working...

Women Stand Against Sexist Violence

The Movement Women in Struggle held a protest against sexist violence in Brazil on June 7, 2019. By CSP-Conlutas Media Workgroup The number of murdered women doubled in January and February in Sao Paulo State alone. The “Atlas of Violence”, an official yearly survey on violence in Brazil, went into public this month. For...

National Elections Show Dissatisfaction Among Brazilians

National elections were held in Brazil on October 7,2018. 117 out of 147 million Brazilians entitled to vote took part in the elections. 49 million voted for far-rightwing Jair Bolsonaro. By CSP-Conlutas Communication Workgroup He was followed by 31-million votes candidate Fernando Haddad who replaced former president Lula da Silva as the later...

Argentinian oil worker activist Daniel Ruiz completed 6 months in jail on March 12, 2019

By CSP-Conlutas Media Workgroup He was arrested for his participation in the strong protests against social security reform in front of Argentinian parliament in Buenos Aires in December 2017. Nobel Peace Prize Adolfo Perez Esquivel and important human rights organizations in Argentina took a stand for his immediate release from jail. International...

Argentina Rejects Bolsonaro – Here your hate is not welcome!

This was the slogan of a huge demonstration in “Plaza de Mayo”, downtown Buenos Aires, against the presence of Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro in Argentinian territory. By CSP-Conlutas Media Workgroup President Jair Bolsonaro traveled to Argentina to show his support for current president Mauricio Macri who is standing for elections to...

Free Daniel Ruiz!

The international campaign to set political prisoner Daniel Ruiz free continues. Actions were taken in more than ten countries by labor and democratic organizations. By CSP Conlutas Communication Workgroup. On September 28, 2018 Paulo Barela, a member of CSP-Conlutas leadership, visited Daniel Ruiz in jail. Despite of the arbitrariness of his detention,...

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