Michel Temer

BRAZIL

Police Repression in Brazilian General Strike

July 01, 2017 | In various cities around the country, the police repressed pickets and protests organized on the day of the "general strike".

BRAZILIAN GENERAL STRIKE

Despite Union Resistance, There are Pickets and Work Stoppages Throughout Brazil 

June 30, 2017 | Union bureaucrats tried to stop workers from mobilizing for today’s general strike. Despite their active or passive resistance, the Brazilian working class organized pickets and work stoppages (...)

BRAZIL

Repression and Resistance in Brasilia: Yesterday’s Massive Protest in 20 Images

May 25, 2017 | Yesterday 150,000 people took to the streets of Brasilia to protest the corrupt President and austerity measures. At least 49 people were injured in the huge police and military (...)

BRAZIL

Brazilian Military Police Turns Protest Into a Warzone

May 24, 2017 | BRAZIL: The police brutally represses 150,000 protesters in Brasilia.

BRAZIL

Thousands of Protesters Support Ousting Brazilian President

May 19, 2017 | Brazilian President Temer is directly implicated in a corruption scandal and thousands take to the streets across the country. They demand that the President be ousted from office and his (...)

BRAZIL

Towards a General Strike? Massive Brazilian Work Stoppages on March 15

March 17, 2017 | On the afternoon on March 15th, all major Brazilian cities were shaken by major protests against proposed cuts to retirement benefits and a loosening of labor regulations. The day began with (...)

Victor Mariutti

BRAZIL

Brazil After the Coup: Austerity, Attacks and Scandals

January 27, 2017 | After the right-wing coup, the government has intensified attacks against the working class. Scandals and plummeting popularity has not stopped these attacks from coming. What can be done to (...)

Leandro Lanfredi

BRAZIL

A Coup and the Aftermath

September 12, 2016 | On August 31, Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff of the Partido dos Trabalhadores (Workers Party) was impeached by the Senate- 61 votes in favor and 20 against. With that vote the Congress swept (...)

Tatiana Cozzarelli

BRAZIL

A Right Wing Coup, the Failure of the PT and the Coming Storm

May 12, 2016 | The Senate voted in favor of impeaching President Dilma, forcing her to step down for 180 days for further investigation. Today (May 12), Vice President Temer took up the Presidency, (...)

Tatiana Cozzarelli
Leandro Lanfredi