Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has made concessions to the protest movement, but mass pressure is still needed. July 16, 2013
What started as anger at rising transit fares has morphed into demands over education, health care and political corruption. July 10, 2013
Brazil's mass protests were first sparked by transit fare hikes, but quickly became popular mobilizations on other issues. June 26, 2013
A Brazilian activist explains how mass protests have spread across the country, with left- and right-wing forces vying for influence. June 24, 2013
The protests rocking Brazil are a reaction to warped priorities--billions spent on sports extravaganzas and nothing on the needs of working people.
June 20, 2013
The streets of São Paulo became a war zone when riot police attacked a peaceful demonstration protesting transit fare hikes. June 18, 2013
Activists in Brazil protested the presence of Israeli weapons manufacturers at an arms bazaar in Rio de Janeiro. April 24, 2013
Every day in the slums that surround Brazil's major cities, the authorities are "making Brazil ready for the Games." May 23, 2011
The visit of Barack Obama to Brazil was marked by the politically motivated arrest of 13 Brazilian citizens for protesting him. March 21, 2011
The rich must pay for the global crisis, and anti-imperialist, anti-capitalist, feminist, environmentalist and socialist alternatives are necessary. February 5, 2009
A key union in Brazil is using job actions and a call for labor and community solidarity to fight General Motors' decision to lay off 802 workers. January 26, 2009
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