Brazil

They all Support the Dictatorship in Angola (Part II)

Three Brazilian TV channels (Globo, Record, and recently Band) broadcast their programming in Angola. Globo International has a production and distribution division that reaches over 170 countries (in Brazil, the network covers 98.6% of Brazilian territory, reaching 99.5% of the population). By Americo Gomes.   Launched in Portugal in October 2007, the...

CSP-Conlutas III Congress: to move forward in the reorganization of the working class

From October 12 to 15, the 3rd Congress of CSP-Conlutas will take place in Sumaré (São Paulo) with over 2000 delegates, elected in more than 500 rank and file assemblies all over the country. The Congress will debate the situation of the country and the world and the challenges...

Let’s fight to stop the layoffs at Unilever, Vinhedo. Now it’s strike!

The multinational announced that it will lay off up to 130 workers in the coming days. PSTU - Campinas.   To stop layoffs in the company, there is no other way out: workers must unite and stop the work in the factory to halt the absurd dismissals that the company wants to...

Motion of rejection to the General Motors persecution against Union activists

  São José dos Campos, September 1, 2017 In a clear attack on the organization of the workers, General Motors Brazil dismissed a leader of the Metalworkers Trade Union of São José dos Campos and Region, affiliated to the CSP-Conlutas, and a member of the factory Safety Committee, who is also...

PSTU holds its 9th Congress

Between July 24 and 30, the 9th Congress of the PSTU took place in Jacareí (SP). These were days of intense work, in which discussions and voting were combined with the work in commissions. Along with voting the draft documents, time was dedicated to pass resolutions, part of which...

A project to confront the social war and pillaging of our country

Entrenched in power, Temer, the Congress, and the judges (corrupt representatives of the market) are each day more distant from the workers and the majority of the people, separated by an endless abyss. Editorial of Opinião Socialista.   Those who trust appearances and believe that there is apathy among the working class...

Deputies bought with amendments avoid investigation of Temer!

Out with Temer! Out with all of them! On Wednesday 2, the Deputies Chamber was, once again, the stage of a horror show that exposed the core of this rotten, corrupt bourgeois regime. After Temer’s “garage sale” with a bunch of deputies in exchange of the liberation of parliamentary amendments, the...

How did Lula get to this situation?

Lula was sentenced to nine years and six months of imprisonment and he will appeal such sentence in freedom. He was tried for one of the five corruption cases in which he is being accused. The process that led to this sentence was the case of the triplex, in...

We lost one of ours

Victim of cancer, Alirio L.P. Eberhardt passed away on July 21. Alirio was a founder of Convergência Socialista in Santa Catarina, organization which later gave origin to the PSTU. Since early times, while he still was a Seminarist, he became a determined socialist. And that was not easy at the...

Corrupt Senate passes the Labor Reform

The Brazilian Senate carried out on Tuesday 11 the voting of the Labor Reform. For 50 to 26 votes, with 1 abstention, they approved the project. With this voting, the National Congress, filled by corrupt ones and highly repudiated by the population, attacks the CLT and destroys historical...

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