João Pedro Stédile of the MST, affirms “Culture is the best way to build working class consciousness”
by José Bernardes
June 21, 2016 This is the analysis of Stedile and Beatriz Cerqueira, president of the CUT of the state of Minas Gerais, BR as they participated in a debate during the National Festival of Art and Culture for...
The Political Situation in Brazil
The Friends of the MST brings you a series of articles analyzing the current political situation in Brazil. In presenting these articles, we attempt to bring some clarity on the various forces involved in the attempt to impeach President Dilma Rousseff and why the MST and other forces are calling this impeachment effort a coup. We begin with the MST's analysis:
What is the origin of the political crisis and what we must do as movements and the working class? Read more.
Other articles of interest:
Brazil Torn Between Adjustment Or Coup by Carlos Aznárez
“Ten Facts that Brazil and the World Should Know” By: Igor Fuser / Source Resumen Latinoamericano and Alai AM Latina / March 28, 2016
Attempted Coup in Brazil Seeks to Reverse Election Results By Mark Weisbrot
‘Soft Coup’ in Brazil By: Emir Sader / Source: Pagina12.com.ar / The Dawn News / March 15, 2016.
Brazil’s summer of Discontent by Vijay Prashad