By Jakob Stein On July 23, dozens of armed prospectors raided a Wajãpi indigenous village in the state of Amapá and murdered village leader Emyra Wajãpi. The National Indian Foundation (Funai) declined to confirm the details of the chief’s death, however the other villagers reported that the 68-year-old leader was stabbed in the woods while returning to the village and thrown in a river. Fascist … Continue reading BRAZIL: Prospectors Invade Indigenous Land, Murder Village Leader
Por Gusto Ortiz Incendiaryrecibió esta foto de Austin, TX, dice “Bajo con Bolsonaro y el Imperialismo Estadounidense, Apoya la Lucha en Brasil” y se acompaña un martillo y una hoz. El presidente fascista, Jair Bolsonaro, volvió a aparecer en los titulares cuando asistió al partido final de la Copa América entre Brasil y Perú, y se encontró con abucheos de la multitud cuando él y … Continue reading AUSTIN: ¡Bajo con Bolsonaro y el Imperialismo Estadounidense!
Photo: Police raiding the Complexo da Maré in the North Zone of Rio de Janeiro This article was originally published on Dem Volke Dienen. Some changes have been made for clarity. On July 31, residents of the Complexo da Maré in Rio de Janeiro’s North Zone, experienced another day of terror and fear at the hands of the Witzel government’s repressive troops. Early in the day, agents from … Continue reading BRAZIL: Day of Terror by Police in Rio de Janeiro
Photo: Banner in English reads, “No to Imposing Limits on Our Indigenous Health Resources!” By Jakob Stein Over the past month, the Indigenous people of Brazil have taken several bold actions to fight back against attacks on the Special Secretariat of Indigenous Health (Sesai), including demonstrations, roadblocks, and occupations of government buildings. Earlier this year, the Bolsonaro administration announced its plan to dismantle Sesai, the … Continue reading BRAZIL: Indigenous People Resist Attacks on Healthcare
By Samantha Murray On Monday, posters and graffiti commemorating the 1892 Homestead Strike were found outside the McConway & Torley steel foundry, in the Lawrenceville neighborhood of Pittsburgh. The graffiti appeared the day of a family tour and picnic organized by the owners to celebrate the company’s 150th anniversary. One slogan on the side of the plant reads, “Strike back!” in white paint with an accompanying hammer and … Continue reading PITTSBURGH: Graffiti Commemorates Homestead Strike, Calls for Solidarity with Brazil
By Jakob Stein The past several weeks have shown both the villainous actions of the latifundio and police as well as the heroic struggle of the peasants in the Brazilian countryside. The Bolsonaro government has instituted a new wave of land reintegration against peasants who have fought to transform fallow lands, previously owned by large corporations and abusive landlords, into productive farms and communities as … Continue reading BRAZIL: Latifundio and Military Police Steal Land, Peasants Retaliate
By Jakob Stein Incendiary received the following photo from Austin, TX, it reads “Down with Bolsonaro and US Imperialism, Support the struggle in Brazil” and is accompanied by a hammer and sickle. Fascist President Jair Bolsonaro recently made headlines again when he attended the final match of the Copa America Soccer Tournament between Brazil and Peru, and was met with boos from the crowd as … Continue reading AUSTIN: Down with Bolsonaro and US Imperialism