Tag: strike

    Brazilian worker

    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 ...

    Itamaraty's strike

    Consulates Abroad Join Brazil’s Widespread Striking Movement

    Brazil’s Foreign Ministry denied in a statement that diplomats have joined the strike affecting ...

    Rio's police meeting that decided for strike

    70,000 Policemen and Firefighters Go on Strike in Rio, One Week Before Carnaval

    In Rio, the military police together with the civilian police and firefighters, a total ...

    Federal troops surround Bahia's Legislative Assembly

    Striking Police in Bahia, Brazil, Warn: “Expect a Bloodbath If They Evict Us”

    Brazilian Army troops locked down the northeast Brazilian city of Salvador on Sunday as ...

    Brazilian workers march in the street

    Brazil’s Former Union Leader Lula Curbs Civil Servants’ Strikes

    Brazil plans to limit the right of civil servants to strike demanding that in ...

    Brazilian students protest in capital Brasília

    Brazilian Lessons on Absurdity and Selfishness

    As surprising as it may seem, the U.S. does not hold a monopoly on ...

    200,000 Federal Workers Go on Strike in Brazil

    Brazil’s Ministry of Planning, Paulo Bernardo, declared that the government intends to centralize negotiations ...

    Brazil’s Bank Workers End Longest Strike Ever

    Assemblies of Brazilian bank employees in 22 capitals decided to halt a strike that ...

    Bank Workers in Brazil Enter Second Week of Strike

    The bank worker strike which began eight days ago looks like it will continue. ...