Lula Solidifies His Iconic Political Legacy

Lula da Silva delivered a passionate speech before turning himself in to the federal police. Brasil de Fato | São Paulo | April 7, 2018 Former President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva delivered a passionate speech on Saturday in front of a large group of supporters before turning himself in to the federal police. “I’m…

Lula’s Conviction Turns Brazil Into a Model of Regional Control

Brazil’s Supreme Court decision opens up a new political cycle in Latin America’s biggest country Bruno Sgarzini Translated by Tortilla Con Sal 1. Operation Car Wash devours its main enemy Begun in the last years of Dilma Rousseff’s first presidency, Operation Car Wash kept up its momentum using preventive detention, information coerced in exchange for…

Brazil’s MST, Popular Front Call to Action – Resist!

After the outcome of the Habeas Corpus trial filed by former Lula’s defense in the Federal Superior Court (STF), Frente Brasil Popular issued a statement interpreting the court’s decision as a blatant assertion that it “was always part of the coup that began with the impeachment of former President Dilma Rousseff.” Resist, Defend Lula’s freedom…

Brazil’s Fascist Supreme Court Denies Lula’s Request to Remain Free

Leonardo Fernandes Supreme Court session last Wednesday (4), when Brazil’s top court ruled on ex-president Lula’s petition / Felipe Sampaio / STF After Chief Justice Carmen Lúcia delivered her opinion in last night’s session (4), by 6-to-5 vote of the Supreme Court of Brazil (STF) ruled against the preventive habeas corpus petition filed by ex-president…