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Oppression of MST and Social Movements
Dear friend of the MST,
Dear Friends of the MST, On October 21 at 1:30 p.m., a Via Campesina encampment located at Syngenta’s 127-hectare farm used for field trials of genetically modified crops in Santa Tereza do Oeste,
PRESS RELEASE from VIA CAMPESINA Armed Militia Attacks Via Campesina Encampment and Kills Activist There were no hostages at the site, to the contrary of reports by the Globo News Network.
After national mobilization, a union of popular movements managed with the STF to extend ADPF 828, which prevents evictions until June 2022
On March 31, the moratorium on evictions put in place during the pandemic will expire in Brazil. The Landless Workers Movement (MST) has identified 200 encampments and pre-settlement areas that are subject to eviction orders. Quilombolas, Indigenous areas and scores of urban tenants also face eviction.
Numbers rose in 2016 and hit record highs during Bolsonaro’s administration, according to the Pastoral Land Commission