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The Brazilian people are being bombarded day after day with lies and manipulations of the big media regarding the situation in Venezuela. Allegations range from its government being dictatorial to mass exodus of its...

The former President spoke exclusively to Brasil de Fato and said that we need to give hope to the people that a different Brazil is possible

Former President Lula da Silva held an exclusive...

It has been almost a year since the impeachment of Brazil’s former President Dilma Rousseff, Dilma Rousseff photoremoved from office for illegally manipulating government accounts.

And what a year it has...

The wave of violence against landless and traditional communities was intensified under the government of Michel Temer (PMDB)

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MP 759 changes a key land program to make acquisition better for wealthy land thieves and worse for peasant families — a huge threat to the Amazon rain forest, say experts.

BRASILIA, Brazil: On 11 July,...

Shortly after the beginning of the 7th International Conference of La Vía Campesina in Basque Country, we interviewed Marina Dos Santos, who is a member of the organization that founded this international network of...

The Brazilian government prepares to lift mining restrictions on more than 400 national and state parks.

Brazilian social movements criticized plans to expand mining activities...

Actions will be sustained in the main capitals of Brazil on August 2, date in which the Chamber of  Deputies will be voting on the accusations of corruption (see article below) against the putschist president Michel...

“In practice, we are living a state of siege decreed by an illegitimate government,” pointed out the lawyer.

Article 15. The use of the Armed Forced to defend the Motherland and the constitutional powers, of law and order, and in...

Maria Luisa Mendonça is the coordinator of the Network for Social Justice and Human Rights in Brazil and director of the Feminist Alliance for Rights at the Center for Women’s Global Leadership at Rutgers University.

She...

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