NewsClick’s Prabir Purkayastha explains the implications of the recent coup in Brazil, including what it means for Lula as he begins his third term as the country’s president
Zoe Alexandra of Peoples Dispatch explains the failed coup attempt by supporters of Jair Bolsonaro in Brazil, the motivations of the right-wing mob, and the response by people’s movements in the country
In today’s episode, we bring you stories of the UN Security Council discussion on Al Aqsa, a report on melting of glaciers, a ban on the funding of the HDP party in Turkey, and Brazil rejoining CELAC
Being an acolyte of the US-led “rules-based order,” India faces the specter of isolation as Lula takes over as Brazil’s president and the center of gravity in BRICS is poised to shift to the left of center
In today’s episode, we bring you stories of Itamar Ben-Gvir storming Al Aqsa, the Bolivian right-wing’s increasing attacks, protests by workers in Tunisia, and Lula’s meetings with leaders from across the world
In today’s episode, we bring you stories of the the strike by sanitation staff in the UK railways, a US decision on arms sales to Taiwan, the extension of detention of Pedro Castillo, and details about the upcoming Brazilian cabinet
NewsClick’s Prabir Purkayastha discusses the major hotspots of 2022, including the Ukraine war and US-China tensions, and their implications for the coming year
In today’s episode, we look at the plight of Rohingyas in 2022, the protests and repression in Sudan, threats to Brazilian president-to-be Lula da Silva, and the arrests of Palestinian children by Israeli occupation forces
In this episode, we look at Brazil restoring ties with Venezuela, the UN’s analysis of the situation in Somalia, Tunisian’s upcoming election, and Iran’s response to its being expelled from a UN body
In part two of our conversation with João Pedro Stedile, he discusses the governability and decision-making capacity of the Lula government in the face of a conservative senate and chamber of deputies.
In today’s episode, we bring you stories of Lula’s speech at COP27, Peru’s opposition campaign against President Castillo, the latest from the US elections, and Israel’s plan to extend the apartheid wall
In part one of this two-part interview, Stedile discussed the major challenges facing the incoming Lula government, the Bolsonarista blockades, and Lula’s priorities for foreign relations.