Protests and mobilization actions recalled World Environment Day and called for Bolsonaro's departure
MST Occupations and Demonstrations
Protests in over 200 cities and towns in Brazil sparked by president’s handling of the Covid pandemic
Tens of thousands of protesters have poured on to the streets of Brazil’s largest cities to demand the impeachment of President Jair Bolsonaro over his catastrophic response to a coronavirus pandemic that has claimed nearly half a million Brazilian lives.
The actions took place between the 10th and the 21st, during the National Campaign of Struggles in defense of Agrarian Reform in April, in memory of the 25th anniversary of the Eldorado dos Carajás Massacre
After 25 years of the emblematic episode, more than 200 thousand peasant families live under the black canvas
Follow this Saturday, April 17, the date that marks the 25th anniversary of the Eldorado do Carajás Massacre, a great International Cultural Political Act that rescues the memory of the 21 Landless workers victims of one of the biggest massacres ever carried out in Brazil's countriside and denounce their impunity.
In 24 states and the Federal District, MST Women also denounced the increase in hunger, the destruction of Agrarian Reform policies, the increase in violence and promoted the “Out with Bolsonaro” campaign
"Solidarity is the tenderness of peoples"
From the history of peoples' struggle, we learn the priceless value of solidarity that identifies and strengthens us as a class that knows no boundaries. It was thanks to the exercise of solidarity that many battles were won, and that we survived to fight future battles.
The fighting actions of March 8 also demand the vaccination of the entire Brazilian population and Out with Bolsonaro!
This year, the actions of struggle for life and against violence, carried out by the Landless Women, also denounced the death policy and setbacks of the Bolsonaro government and demanded free vaccination to the entire Brazilian population, in addition to Out with Bolsonaro.
“A Movement made up of family, of the people, of life, of dreams and of courage”
MST highlights struggles for the next period in defense of the life and rights of the Brazilian people. Forcing Bolsonaro out is urgent and necessary.