La Ford anunció este lunes (11/1) que cerrará la producción de vehículos en sus fábricas en el Brasil, en 2021. Las unidades de Camaçari (Bahia) y Taubaté (San Pablo) serán cerradas inmediatamente, según la prensa, manteniendo solo la producción de piezas para stock de posventa. La unidad de la Troller, en Horizonte (Ceará), tiene previsto cerrar las actividades en el último trimestre de 2021. Por: … Continue reading ¡Es urgente resistir! Ford quiere cerrar sus puertas en el Brasil
The Ford Co announced on January 11, 2021 their decision to end vehicle production at its three plants in Brazil in 2021. The Camaçari (BA) and Taubaté (SP) plants will be closed immediately, according to the company, maintaining only the production of parts for after sales stocks. The plant in Horizonte (CE) which manufactures the SUV Troller is expected to stop its activities in the … Continue reading Stop the Closure of All Ford Plants in Brazil
El fin de semana pasado en Brasil, dos activistas del movimiento negro Igo Ngo y Felipe fueron arrestados acusados de un robo que ocurrió en la región de Pinheiros, barrio de São Paulo. Los dos amigos estaban en la región de Largo da Batata comiendo yakisoba de los vendedores ambulantes de comida que siempre están allí, en un paseo que siempre hacen. Cuando terminaron, volvieron … Continue reading LIBERTAD INMEDIATA PARA IGO Y FELIPE!
Last weekend in Brazil, two black activists – Igo Ngo and Felipinho were arrested accused of a robbery. This operation resulted in an illegal, arbitrary, random and racist arrest! Continue reading Free IGO AND FELIPE Now!
Possible Trump Coup & Vermont AFL-CIO Call For General Strike with Vermont Fed President David Van Deusen Continue reading Podcast WorkWeek interviews Dave Van Deusen about the threat of a coup in USA
We strongly denounce Chinese and Hong Kong governments for the suppression on pro-democracy movement and pledge our support for the activists in Hong Kong Three Hong Kong young pro-democracy activists Joshua Wong, Agnès Chow and Ivan Lam, who had been prosecuted and out on bail on charges of organizing and inciting an unauthorized assembly surrounding the police headquarters on June 21, 2019, were remanded in … Continue reading Complaint against Chinese and Hong Kong governments and support for pro-democracy activists
A Black man died after being beaten by supermarket security guards in the Brazilian city of Porto Alegre on the eve of Friday’s Black Consciousness Day observations, sparking outrage as videos of the incident circulated on social media. A short clip showed one guard restraining João Alberto Silveira Freitas just outside the doors of a Carrefour supermarket while the other pummeled him with repeated blows … Continue reading Death on eve of Brazil’s Black Consciousness Day sparks fury
Seven out of 10 Brazilians who live in homes with some type of inadequacy are black or brown, points out the survey Synthesis of Social Indicators, from the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics. The survey, which uses data from the 2019 National Household Sample Survey, brings together in numbers the reality that is already well known in the peripheries of large cities and in … Continue reading In The Country, 7 Out of 10 Who Live in Inadequate Homes Are Black or Brown
CSP-Conlutas has elaborated a Workers’ Action Plan to confront the current economic and health crisis of our country, an expression of the crisis and decadence of capitalism. Continue reading CSP-Conlutas Elaborate Workers’ Action Plan To Confront The Crisis
The Brazilian aircraft manufacturer Embraer announced the dismissal of 900 workers throughout Brazil on August the 3rd. This announcement comes in addition to 1,600 layoffs due to three Voluntary Dismissal Programs (VDP) carried out in less than two months. The company did not hold any negotiation with the Metalworkers’ Union of São José dos Campos, violating an agreement to preserve jobs signed on April 9th … Continue reading Embraer Fires 2,500 Aerospace Workers Unilaterally Amidst the Pandemic