Brazil: Police Prepare to Massacre Peasants, Judge Issues Eviction Order

By Nélida Tello Thousands of poor Brazilian peasants who live and work in Camp Tiago dos Santos and Camp Ademar Ferreira, located in the western Amazon region, are resisting police preparations for a massacre. On October 2, peasants from the two camps held a popular assembly to denounce the reactionary Brazilian police and declare their readiness to fight for their land. On September 28, the Ministry … Continue reading Brazil: Police Prepare to Massacre Peasants, Judge Issues Eviction Order

Brazil: Updates on the Peasant Struggle in Rondônia

The following is an unofficial translation of a statement from the National Commission of the League of Poor Peasants on recent updates from Camp Manoel Ribeiro, as well as an article from the democratic Brazilian newspaper A Nova Democracia on escalating repression against Camp Tiago dos Santos. Faced with Resistance from and Solidarity with Camp Manoel Ribeiro, the Rondônia Government Is Forced to Retreat On … Continue reading Brazil: Updates on the Peasant Struggle in Rondônia