Tag: corruption

    Brazilian president Dilma Rousseff

    The Speech the President of Brazil Should Have Made

    “Young people of Brazil, young men and women: “We were wrong. Forgetting your dreams, ...

    Street protests in Brazil

    Mass Protests Awaken Brazil’s Political Consciousness

    In what has been deemed Brazil’s largest political mobilization in over two decades, protesters ...

    Protest in the streets of Brazil

    Brazilians Don’t Want Solidarity from their Rulers. They Want Action

    Salvador da Bahia. The city is burning. Campo Grande, Rótula do Abacaxi, Iguatemi. Everywhere ...

    Brazilian people in the streets protesting

    Brazil Is No Paradise. The Fantasy Is Over.

    It was, is, a political earthquake. Suddenly, on 17 June 2013, more than 150,000 ...

    Rapporteur Joaquim Barbosa

    Brazil’s Supreme Follows the Money and Condemns Lula’s Top Aide for Corruption

    Brazil’s Supreme Court continued the trial of Penal Case 470, the mensalão, second part ...

    Mensalão scandal

    The Case of Brazil’s Supreme Against PT Leaders Behind Mensalão to Start October 1st

    On Wednesday, September 12,, the justice-rapporteur in Penal Case 470, known as the mensalão, ...