Brazil: Great Peasant Resistance Continues, Tiago Campin dos Santos Settlement Reoccupied

Editors’ Note: This article relies on important coverage of the struggle of the Brazilian peasants carried out by the democratic newspaper, A Nova Democracia: Grandiosa resistência: Como os camponeses retornaram à Área Tiago dos Santos By Nélida Tello On October 27, the hundreds of Brazilian peasants that were evicted from the Tiago Campin dos Santos and the Ademar Ferreira Settlements valiantly reoccupied their land and … Continue reading Brazil: Great Peasant Resistance Continues, Tiago Campin dos Santos Settlement Reoccupied

Brazil: Peasants Resist and Prevent Massacre, Hold Large Assembly

By Nélida Tello Poor Brazilian peasants, organized by the League of Poor Peasants (LCP, Liga dos Camponeses Pobres), from Camp Tiago dos Santos have unwaveringly defended their land and successfully prevented a massacre at the hands of the police by burning bridges and blocking roads leading to the Camp. On October 17, the reactionary armed forces sieged the Camp and evicted dozens of families to … Continue reading Brazil: Peasants Resist and Prevent Massacre, Hold Large Assembly

Brazil: 3,000 Soldiers Mobilized to Massacre Peasants at Camp Tiago dos Santos

Photo: Screenshot of video showing thousands of Brazilian Military Police readying operations to attack peasants By Nélida Tello On Saturday, Marcos Rocha, the reactionary governor of the state of Rondônia in Brazil, deployed more than 3,000 military police soldiers to the Nova-Mutum Paraná district in the city of Porto Velho in preparation to massacre the peasants occupying the land at Camp Tiago dos Santos. On … Continue reading Brazil: 3,000 Soldiers Mobilized to Massacre Peasants at Camp Tiago dos Santos