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Brazil: Public Support Decrease After 100 Days In Office

Acording to recent opinion polls, 32% consider his administration good or excellent. On the other side, 30% consider it bad or very bad. 33% are in between. CSP-Conlutas Media Workgroup The working class and the poor are the main ones dissatisfied with his rule. 28 million out of 100 million workers...

Bolsonaro, Israel and Brazil’s dictatorship

The State of Israel supplied weapons and training to the dictatorship, not only in Brazil but throughout Latin America. By: Soraya Misleh While in Brazil, on March 25, the Bolsonaro government called for commemorations for the 1964 coup - which it would later euphemistically call "remembrance" - Palestinians in Gaza were...

Do Not Believe In Fake News: Bolsonaro’s Pension Reform Harms The Poor

Workers at precarious jobs getting low salaries, vulnerable and elderly people, widows, farm workers, the youth. These are the “privileged” targets of the social security reform. By: Diego Cruz – PSTU Brazil On the morning of the 20th of February, Bolsonaro officially submitted his proposal of social security reform to the...

Brazil: Dictatorship Never More!

That was the battle-cry of thousands of Brazilians who took the streets in several cities to remember the victims of March 31, 1964 Military Coup D’état last weekend. CSP-Conlutas Media Workgroup These rallies were a response for President Jair Bolsonaro’s decision to revive national homage to the military dictatorship. Opinions pools indicate...

Brazilian President Sides With Zionism Against The Palestinians

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro arrived in Occupied Palestine on March 31, 2019 for a 4-day visit. By CSP-Conlutas Media Workgroup Bolsonaro pledged to relocate Brazilian embassy from Tel-Aviv to Jerusalém during the electoral campaign last year. However, under pressure by Brazilian agribusiness, Bolsonaro did not address the embassy issue. Instead he...

Brazil President Bolsonaro Foreign Policies

Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro is scheduled to make three international trips. On March 17-19 he visited the U.S. On March 21-23 it was Chile. On March 31 he will go to Occupied Palestine to meet Zionists. By CSP-Conlutas Media Workgroup In America, Bolsonaro bent before all Trump’s demands without any compensation. Bolsonaro...

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...

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...

The 8th anniversary of the Syrian Revolution was commemorated in Sao Paulo on March

By CSP-Conlutas The movie “Cries From Syria” was displayed at Beit Dirceu Travesso of Arab Culture, a small center near Sao Paulo downtown. At the same place there were a homage for Syrian martyrs: the socalled Douma 4 (Razan Zeitouneh, Samira Khalil, Wael and Nazim Hamadeh) and Hamza al-Khatib, Aylan al-Kurdi,...

Brazil: Against the Pension Reform, Let Us Build The General Strike!

The Carnival thrashed Bolsonaro out in the streets. Now begins for real the struggle against the Pension Reform. It can be defeated. The first step is fighting against the lies spread by the government, the market and the media, and by the propaganda spread through the social networks. Written by...

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