We must stand with the Brazilian people in the fight for public health – Claudia Webbe MP

Official statistics showed that, as of last Tuesday, over 5,000 Brazilians had lost their lives to Covid-19. At the time of writing, that figure now stands at 8,588. (8/5/20)

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Brazilians struggling for public health need our solidarity – Claudia Webbe MP

As Covid-19 cases skyrocket in Brazil, Bolsonaro’s reckless attitude has been met with widespread protest. Now is the time to push for change, writes Claudia Webbe MP, vice-chair of the Brazil Solidarity Initiative. (24/04/2020)

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No bishops, no captains: Rio Carnaval vs the Far Right

This year’s Rio de Janeiro carnaval parade, which will take place on February 23rd and 24th, shows sings of being one of its most political ever, as voices of Rio’s black population rise up against the religious, social and economic persecution of the right wing extremist Jair Bolsonaro government

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