Sign our Statements

Following the election of far-right candidate Jair Bolsonaro, who has openly praised the torture and killings of Brazil’s past military dictatorship and threatened to cleanse Brazil of the left, we have launched a statement in support of social progress, equality and human rights in Brazil.

Please sign the Brazil Solidarity Initiative statement today

FreeLula – Add Your Name Today! Sunday, April 7th 2019, marks one year since the jailing of former Brazilian president Lula da Silva for carrying out ‘indeterminate acts of corruption.’

Add your name the millions in Brazil and around the world calling for Lula’s freedom here.


The Brazil Solidarity Initiative have previously published a range high profile statements in support of social progress, democracy and equality in Brazil – read our previous statements below:

(No coup in Brazil Statements)

Stand Up For Lula & Democracy in Brazil

Let Lula stand again to be president of Brazil

Justice for Marielle Franco

British figures speak out on the coup one year on

Stand in Solidarity with Lula

Artists and Intellectuals speak out against the coup

British Progressives say no to the coup in Brazil

British Parliamentarians condemn the coup

Founding Statement

Thanks for your support,

it’s vital that we keep international solidarity with progressive movements in Brazil.

The Brazil Solidarity Initiative Team