Tag: strike

    Police in Vitória, in the state of Espírito Santo repress protests during June 30 general strike - Fernando Madeira/A Gazeta

    Brazil’s General Strike Didn’t Stop the Country and Brought Little Damage

    Brazil went through Friday’s general strike, the second of its kind called for by ...

    Protest against president Michel Temer - Lula Marques/AGPT

    Unions Try to Stop Brazil with Protests Against Temer and Reforms

    A general strike is sweeping Brazil this Friday for the second time this year. ...

    Protesters clash with police during Brazil's general strike - Tomaz Silva/ABr

    The 35 Million-Strong General Strike that Stopped Brazil in Its Tracks

    Amid record levels of unemployment and a terribly unpopular government, unions and citizens from ...

    Protest in Rio against government's reforms - Fernando Frazão/ABr

    Brazilians Pour onto Streets Demanding a Halt to Reforms and the President’s Ousting

    Brazilians took to the streets in a nationwide protest on Wednesday against President Michel ...

    In Brazil, Bloody Police Strike Goes On in Espírito Santo and Spreads to Rio

    Despite an announcement by the government that the state of Espírito Santos, in southeastern ...

    Signs say: Bank workers on strike - ABr

    After 30 Days, No End in Sight for Brazil’s National Bank Strike

    Brazil’s banking strike has just reached 30 days this Wednesday (October 5) and is ...

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    Brazil Unions Call for General Strike in Answer to 12-Hour Work Day Proposal

    The new Brazilian government is proposing a law that would expand the working day ...

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