PSTU’s statement on the opening of impeachment proceedings against president Dilma Rousseff

Out with Dilma, Cunha, Temer, Aecio and this Congress! Out with them all! After promoting another maneuver in the Ethics Committee to postpone his own dismissal process on grounds of corruption, the Speaker of the lower house, Eduardo Cunha (PMDB), decided to initiate the procedure that may lead to the...

General elections imply to take them all out

  What is behind Marina, the Folha and Renan's defense of "general elections"? Diego Cruz - PSTU - Brazil   The deepening of the political crisis over the last period caused an inflexion inside the bourgeoisie. If, at the beginning of the year, the possibility of impeachment was getting behind and Dilma’s government...

Ze Maria: Why it is Necessary to support the Teamsters’ Strike

As we write this article, the Teamsters continue to mobilize throughout the country with the populations’ support. The Teamsters’ strike changed the situation and placed the government against the wall. Due to the enthusiastic support of the entire population, it posed a General Strike in the agenda, to unite...

Bolsonaro’s decree about arms possession is a smoke-screen and does not solve violence

We defend the right to self-defense and to get armed for the working class and the poor people. But the decree signed by Bolsonaro does not guarantee such right for the poor. The opposite is true, it increases even more the weaponry of the rich to kill the poor. PSTU...

Where is Brazil going with Bolsonaro

We reach the end of 2018 with a stagnated country. Millions are unemployed and others have precarious jobs without rights or security. By PSTU-Brazil The new, recently elected government is choosing its ministers among military, bankers and far right wing, applauded by the wealthy. However, a part of the working...

Conlutas approves unification with Intersindical

In a historical decision, the vast majority of delegates at the Congress of Conlutas (National Coordination of Struggles) approved the call for unification with Intersindical and other sectors that will be at the Congress of the Working Class, which takes place on Saturday and Sunday in the same...

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...

Legalization Of Abortion in Brazil

In Brazil, the Supreme Court held two public hearings on August 3 and 6 to address decriminalizing abortion. By International Labour Network of Solidarity and Struggle, Currently Brazilian legislation allows abortion either when woman life is in danger, or the phoetus is dead, or when pregnancy is due to rape. The Brazilian Health...

Subway workers demand the reinstatement of the sacked workers

At a meeting in June 11, the subway workers of São Paulo approved a campaign for the reinstatement of the 42 workers dismissed from the Metro Company for participating in the strike.  Of these, 11 are directors of the union. They also decided not paralyze the activities on the...

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...

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