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New report shows gruesome reality for descendants of Afro-Brazilian slaves who live in hinterland settlements

The number of quilombolas killed in Brazil skyrocketed by 350 percent in 2017 over 2016, according to a report, released on Tuesday, based on a new survey.

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The celebration became more motivated by being combined with the inauguration of the new building of the Campo Chico Mendes State College

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MST leader says elections show how important it is for people to mobilize and vote

Electing a president and state and federal representatives who have a commitment to workers is how the people...

National Free Lula March makes history in the defense of the rights of the people.

Brazil is experiencing a historic moment....

Demonstrations were held in Washington D.C. and Boston on August 13, 2018 in conjunction with the international day in support of FREE LULA! The demonstrations were organized by Brazilians for Democracy and Social Justice.

Washington D.C.

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Mr. da Silva, the former president of Brazil, wrote this Op-Ed essay from prison.

CURITIBA, Brazil — Sixteen years ago, Brazil was in crisis; its future uncertain. Our dreams of developing into...

Despite extreme food deprivation, hunger strikers stay strong and receive support and love from their families

The Hunger Strike for Justice in the Supreme Court, staged in...

After marching more than 30 miles, the three Free Lula March columns finally meet in Brasília

After marching more than 50 kilometers (more than 30 miles), the nearly 5,000...

Here is how the national march staged by the MST from August 10th through 15th will be organized

Approximately 5,000 peasants from all over Brazil will take part in the National Free Lula...

Activists point out expansion of finance capital and concerns about state-owned companies Petrobras and Eletrobras

Targeted by the Michel Temer administration, Brazil’s...

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