Tuesday, 23 April , 2019

Brazil

Environmental fascism haunting the Amazon

By Marcos Colón 28 Oct. 2018 2018 is a symbolic year for the Amazon Rainforest. A ghost prowls the region. It is embodied in the expectation...

Israel rolls out the welcome mat for Europe’s neo-fascists

14 December 2018 The two-day visit of Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini to Israel this week is only the latest episode in the increasingly open...

The strategiesof the International Right

by Franklin Frederick On October 26, 2018, the Canadian news source CBC published an article (https://www.cbc.ca/news/world/brazil-canada-trade-bolsonaro-politics-foreign-policy-1.4878379) on the election of the candidate Jair Bolsonaro, reporting...

Welcome to the Jungle: Pepe Escobar

By Per Fagereng 11/01/2018 Pepe Escobar writes in a Special to Consortium News: "It’s darkness at the break of (tropical) high noon. Jean Baudrillard once defined Brazil as “the...

Trump’s Alliance with Body-Choppers, Death Squads and Child Killers: Saudi Arabia,...

By James Petras 10.16.2018 Introduction In recent weeks the White House has embraced the contemporary version of the world’s most murderous regimes. President Trump has embraced the...

Tropical Trump Declares War on Amazonia

by Robert Hunziker November 12, 2018 When it comes to planetary carnage, Trump (Amerika’s president) is facing strong competition. Brazil’s new president Jair Bolsonaro aka “Tropical...

Brazil’s new foreign minister believes climate change is a Marxist plot

Ernesto Araújo has called climate science ‘dogma’ and bemoaned the ‘criminalisation’ of red meat, oil and heterosexual sex 15 Nov 2018 Brazil’s president-elect Jair...

Cuba to pull doctors out of Brazil after President-elect Bolsonaro comments

Bolsonaro demands contract changes and questions training 11,420 Cuban doctors work in poor and remote parts of Brazil 14 Nov 2018 Cuba has announced it will...

American Executives: Election of Far-Right Jair Bolsonaro in Brazil Is a...

American Executives: Election of Far-Right Jair Bolsonaro in Brazil Is a “Bullish Opportunity for Us” By Zaid Jilani, Lee Fang October 25 2018 Financial markets appear more than...

L’Amazonie, convoitée par l’agrobusiness et l’industrie minière, en danger imminent avec...

Par Rachel Knaebel 30 Octobre 2018 Le nouveau président brésilien élu ce 28 octobre a multiplié les annonces visant directement l’Amazonie, les défenseurs de l’environnement...