Letter: Bolsonaro and the Brazilian Far-Right Are Putting Lives at Risk

Jeremy Corbyn, John McDonnell, Diane Abbott and figures from across the labour movement sign a letter condemning the Bolsonaro government’s handling of Covid-19 – and warning he poses a threat to public safety.

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Indigenous emergency: the Articulation of the Indigenous Peoples of Brazil (APIB) raise awareness about the genocide of indigenous peoples in Brazil.

To build national and international solidarity to the consequences of the spread of COVID-19 among Brazilian indigenous peoples, the Articulation of Indigenous Peoples of Brazil (APIB) will host the live “Maracá – Emergência Indígena” on Sunday August 9th .

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A Letter from Frei Betto: A Genocide Is Taking Place In Brazil

Frei Betto is a Dominican friar, writer, adviser to FAO (Food and Agriculture Organization) and former adviser to Lula’s government. Having been imprisoned for 4 years by Brazil’s military dictatorship, he has penned a stark warning over Brazil under Bolsonaro.

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Jeremy Corbyn: Brazil’s coronavirus deaths have shot up – we need to speak up against Bolsonaro

The Tories won’t stand up to far-right President Jair Bolsonaro – but as Brazil’s death Covid-19 toll increases to more than 50,000, the country deserves our support, writes Jeremy Corbyn (22/06/20)

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Bolsonaro’s deadly handling of #COVID-19: why the people of Brazil need our solidarity – Claudia Webbe MP

On May 25, Brazil confirmed 11,687 new cases and 807 deaths of COVID-19 over the previous 24 hours. This meant for the first time Brazil’s daily coronavirus deaths were higher than fatalities in the United States for a one-day period.

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