We discuss Coronashock and Patriarchy, a study done by Tricontinental: Institute for Social Research, with Renata Porto Bugni to understand the impact of the pandemic on women and the LGBTQIA+ community.
On top of the existing violence and institutional impediments, this year was particularly taxing for the defenders of land and environment as they had to face double whammy of COVID-19 pandemic and the intensification of neoliberalism under it
The conflict began on September 2 after a court order from the Justice Ministry. The case is related to land reform
Musumali was arrested along with nearly 30 other party workers while conducting a meeting. With the parliamentary by-elections only a month away, the ruling Patriotic Front has been cracking down on mobilizations and meetings by the opposition
Residents of the Quilombo Campo Grande Camp were victims of a violent eviction last Friday (14th)
Dozens of movements and organizations across the world have denounced the eviction of 450 families from Quilombo Campo Grande and manifested their solidarity with the MST
The families were evicted from Quilombo Campo Grande camp where they have lived and produced food for the past two decades
Police destroyed 20-year-old homes and agroecological crops during the violent eviction
The 450 landless families have been resisting the eviction for more than 30 hours in the state of Minas Gerais
The Quilombo Campo Grande camp is resisting an eviction which began early on August 12. The camp is home to 450 landless families who have been living, producing and working there for over 2 decades.
Dom Pedro Casaldáliga Plá was renowned for his defense of the rights of indigenous people and the poor
Two shack dwellers have been hospitalized after the South African police, along with a notorious private security agency, attacked yet another informal settlement organized by Abahlali baseMjondolo.