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Jair Bolsonaro

Over a Million Brazilians Strike, Protest Against Bolsonaro’s Cuts to Education

Over a million people took the streets against Bolsonaro and his proposed cuts to education.

Esquerda Diário

May 16, 2019

Workers at the American Museum of Natural History Protest Gala for Bolsonaro

The AMNH will host a gala organized by the Brazilian-American Chamber of Commerce that invited the right wing president of Brazil, Jail Bolsonaro. Workers are demanding that the event be cancelled.

Museum Worker

April 12, 2019

Brazilian Socialists Repudiate Bolsonaro’s Celebration of ‘64 Coup

On Sunday, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro ordered the celebration of Brazil’s 1964 coup, which established a military dictatorship. Below, we reprint a repudiation of this from Left Voice’s sister website in Brazil, Esquerda Diário.

Bolsonaro Orders Celebration of 1964 Military Coup

The Brazilian President called the military to commemorate the anniversary of Brazil's 1964 coup.

Tatiana Cozzarelli

March 30, 2019

Trump and Bolsonaro: An Imperialist Bromance

Bolsonaro and Trump: a bromance or imperialist subservience?

Tatiana Cozzarelli

March 21, 2019

Trump, Bolsonaro and Latin American Right Support Attempted Coup in Venezuela

In a clear demonstration of imperialist interventionism, President Trump recognized right-wing opposition leader Juan Guaidó as “interim president” of Venezuela.

Jimena Vergara

January 24, 2019

On Yellow Vests, Unions, and Intellectuals

The gilets jaunes (Yellow Vests) are breathing new life into an international scene brimming with “organic crises” but lacking hegemony. Similarities and differences are noted between Macri and Macron according to Argentine literary and cultural critic Beatriz Sarlo, and a comparison is made between Brazil in 2013 and France today with regard to the institutionalist “essentialism” of Brazilian philosophy professor Marilena Chaui.

Matías Maiello

December 17, 2018

Violence, Crisis and Resistance in Bolsonaro’s Brazil

How did Bolsonaro win Brazil's election? What will happen now?

Tatiana Cozzarelli

November 4, 2018

From Brazil to the US, Fight for Trans Rights

A trans socialist in Brazil writes to trans people in the US.

Virgínia Guitzel

November 2, 2018