The protests this year saw a massive number of people coming out on the streets to declare their rejection of the policies of Jair Bolsonaro, especially his attacks on public education and the environment
The Right only denies global warming because its climate ‘science’ has ceded before capitalists.
As the Amazon rainforests continue to burn, NewsClick editor-in-chief Prabir Purkayastha talks about the kind of global responses the fires have received
The decision to send the military came after Bolsonaro became the target of international outrage against government inaction.
While Bolivia is undertaking special efforts to fight the forest fires raging across vast swathes of the Amazon, Brazil, under Bolsonaro, refuses to take extra measures, citing ‘lack of funds’.
Ranchers and farmers are deliberately setting rainforest ablaze; wildfires increased by 82% over the same period in 2018
Joao Pedro Stedile of the Landless Rural Workers Movement writes about the crisis of capitalism and the situation on the ground in Brazil
Thousands of Brazilians students took to the streets in rejection of far-right president Jair Bolsonaro and his government’s attacks on public education and pensions
The third day of national protests will see rallies in more than 80 cities, calling for the end of policies of privatization
Decision to transfer ex-president was about “shifting focus,” a jurist told Brasil de Fato: “Lula should be released”
Brazil’s ex-president has been jailed since April 2018
Vale is paying a minimum wage as emergency aid to less than 10% of the 944,000 people affected by the dam disaster