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New appeals and popular pressure can be crucial for Brazil’s ex-president to get favorable court ruling

              Jurists and social movements call supporters to keep on fighting...

Demanding "Free Lula Now!" and "Defend Brazilian Democracy," FMST chapters and Brazilians for Democracy and Social Justice protested at the Brazilian consulates in Chicago and Washington D.C. In the coming weeks, there will be more protests at Brazilian embassies and consulates throughout the world.

WASHINGTON D.C.

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The action in solidarity with Lula da Silva could face a crackdown after defying a court order prohibiting the encampment.

A two-day "Democracy Camp" that kicked off Tuesday (April 10,...

Demonstrations demand freedom for former president Lula, on the day of his possible arrest
 

A democratic vigil of popular movements accompanies Lula at the Metalworkers'...

Federal Police agents charged peaceful pro-Lula vigil while protesters against former president did not suffer crackdown

Lula supporter faces Riot Police...

Lula da Silva delivered a passionate speech before turning himself in to the federal police.

Luis Inicio Lula da Silva is greeted by supporters on Saturday...

For nearly six hours, thousands of people blocked the exits and tried to stop the ex-president from going to Curitiba

Lula is carried by the people who stood...

Two of the main social movements fronts of Brazil release a statement promising to fight Lula's arrest until the end

“In face of injustice, we shall not be silent. Against the power of...

Thousands of Brazilians took to the streets last week throughout the country to express their grief and protest the murder of militant and councilwoman Marielle Franco (of the Socialism and Freedom Party, PSOL) and her driver, Anderson Pedro Gomes.

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People across the world have responded with outrage, sadness, and grief to the assassination of Marielle Franco and her driver Anderson Pedro Gomes on Wednesday night in Rio de Janeiro. Marielle Franco was a councilwoman from the Socialism and Liberty Party (PSOL) in the city of Rio de Janeiro, and an activist who opposed the militarization of...

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