Coronavirus in Brazil: the mortality rate rises and Lula promises a vaccination campaign

In the last week it rose 111% due to a resurgence of the disease. The plans of the new government. The future Brazilian government of the elected president, Lula da Silvaplans to launch a vaccination campaign against Covid 19 in the middle of a flare-up of the disease whose death rate went up more than … Read more

Brazil. “The first measures of the Lula government must meet the commitments of the campaign” – Against

Editorial ofEsquerda Online Despite the important victory represented by the election of Lula, we must not lose sight of the fact that Bolsonarism has succeeded in rallying behind its candidacy nearly half of the Brazilian population, in addition to having won a greater number of parliamentarians in Congress and a significant presence among governors and … Read more

In Brazil, religion at the heart of the electoral campaign


To make up for his five-point handicap in the first round of the presidential election, outgoing President Jair Bolsonaro did not hesitate to play the religion card. Popular among Evangelicals, he tried to reach out to Catholics as well on two traditional festivals, during the campaign between the two towers. During the Cirio de Nazaré … Read more

Campaign coordinator for Lula da Silva in Brazil thanked President Boric for his support


Gleisi Hoffmann, also president of the Workers’ Party, affirmed that she is “certain that relations between Chile and Brazil will be better than they have been.” Tuesday, November 1, 2022 8:51 a.m. Gleisi Hoffmann, coordinator of the elected president of Brazil, Lula da Silvareferred today to the support expressed by President Gabriel Boric for the … Read more

Brazil: Lula and Bolsonaro close the presidential campaign in a tense climate


Published on : 10/30/2022 – 00:14 The campaign for the second round of the Brazilian presidential election ended on Saturday, October 29, with the two competitors sharing meetings in the two largest electoral colleges. Left-wing ex-president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva gathered his supporters in the economic capital, São Paulo, while outgoing far-right president Jair … Read more

Alexandre Conceição, MST Brazil: The campaign, the proposals, the challenges


Ursula Asta from São Paulo – Alexandre Conceicao He is coordinator of the National Office in Brasilia of the Landless Rural Workers Movement (MST) and responsible for the Movement’s election agenda. In the last stretch of the campaign, which has an important territorial presence, we spoke with him in a San Pablo-Federal District connection. Strategies, … Read more

Bolsonaro and Lula close campaign on the eve of the ballot in Brazil


First modification: 10/29/2022 – 13:38Last modification: 10/29/2022 – 13:36 Rio de Janeiro (AFP) – The campaign for the ballot in Brazil comes to an end this Saturday with a fight in the streets between the far-right president Jair Bolsonaro and the leftist Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, who starts with an advantage in the polls … Read more

Lula or Bolsonaro? End of a garbage campaign in Brazil


End of the electric campaign this Saturday, October 29 in Brazil, the day after a final heated television debate between the outgoing far-right Jair Bolsonaro and his left rival Luiz Inacio Lula, before the second round this Sunday. “King of lies”, “bandit”, “unbalanced” … During this debate of more than two hours on Friday on … Read more

Brazil: the city of Rio, mirror of a polarized campaign between Lula and Bolsonaro


Published on : 27/10/2022 – 12:11 The presidential election is particularly polarized, with former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva on one side, the favorite in the polls, but closely followed by current President Jair Bolsonaro. This polarization is visible on several levels in the city of Rio. With our correspondent in Rio de Janeiro, … Read more

Michelle and Janja, the women of the election campaign in Brazil


Michelle Bolsonaro and Rosangela “Janja” da Silva have an important role in the race for the Brazilian presidency. They are very different, in style and identity, but they have a common goal: to attract the female vote, decisive for the ballot on October 30th. Never before have two women been at the center of the … Read more