PRESS RELEASE from VIA CAMPESINA Armed Militia Attacks Via Campesina Encampment and Kills Activist There were no hostages at the site, to the contrary of reports by the Globo News Network.
BRASILIA, Oct 16 (Reuters) - Brazil's militant landless peasants invaded tree plantations of Votorantim and Stora Enso paper companies on Tuesday, destroying saplings as part of a protest against m
BELEM, Brazil, Sep 19 (IPS/IFEJ) - Devastation, violent land conflicts and rapid -- but short-lived -- economic growth are the traces left by deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon over the last 30
What do you get when you fuse the most brutal landowners of the Global South with some of the most powerful corporations of the North, such as Monsanto, DuPont, British Petroleum and Morgan Stanley
Model based on monoculture and use of pesticides still harms food production and increases costs
The leader testified for seven hours and criticized agribusiness and former President Bolsonaro's allies
Governor gave discounts of up to 90% on the sale of vacant lands occupied irregularly
Article reveals: 'Graziano omitted data that demonstrate that settlements are important sources of job and income generation'
The movement claims that the occupied lands are unproductive, denounces the eviction suffered and the agreement breached by Ferbasa
Association Jurists for Democracy publishes solidarity note after CPI approval against the movement