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Brazilian speaker of lower house, head of Senate, Supreme Court justice, and governor met with investors in US bank

The speaker of Brazil's Lower House, Rodrigo Maia, and the country's Supreme...

Workers, students, and professors are mobilizing with other sectors against dismantling of public education

School and university students, workers, teachers, and professors in...

Coordinator of Campaign for the Right to Education says budget cut is “absurd” and “ideologically-motivated”

Even before he became president of Brazil,...

More than one million people took part in protests against education budget cuts and the pension reform

Hundreds of thousands of school and university students, teachers, professors, and staff took...

Lawyers call for acquittal of Brazil’s ex-president and claim the superior court did not judge the merits of the case

In a unanimous decision, a Brazilian superior court panel reduced on...

Bill passed with minor changes; session ended late on Tuesday

A Brazilian congressional committee approved late on Tuesday the constitutionality of the...

After Brumadinho dam break, courts favor miner claiming the economy of cities in Minas Gerais state depend on it

A...

Police forced the group to change the location of the event; national security forces were used

Representing around 150 indigenous peoples from Brazil, approximately 4,000 people gathered on...

On April 18, 2019, in honor of the International Day of Peasant Struggle, the Family Farm Defenders (a member of La Via Campesina), the Friends of the MST and other allies protested at the Chicago Mercantile...

Demonstrations will honor the 19 victims of the Carajás Massacre, killed by the military police 23 years ago on Apr. 17

People’s movements, unions, and federations of rural workers are...

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