There are question marks surrounding the outcome of the recent election in Paraguay, which saw the ruling Colorado Party's candidate gain victory despite his family connections to the brutal Stroessner dictatorship. ... See MoreSee Less
See this response by An Tanaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs Simon Coveney TD to a Parliamentary Question raised by Sean Crowe TD regarding human rights in Honduras and the forthcoming trial of those accused of the murder of Berta Caceres, on foot of submissions by LASC. Copinh Intibucá... See MoreSee Less
They are imprisoning Lula, but they imprison an idea. They seek to imprison the future. They will fail. There will be no jail space for the multitude of free men and women, who continue to struggle to build a future that belongs to them, that nobody can take away. www.tni.org/en/article/lula-for-beginners... See MoreSee Less
The forces that shaped modern Brazil made the rise of a figure such as Lula da Silva all but inevitable. Conditions in Brazil today mean his imprisonment is certainly not the end of this chapter in the nation's story. Pablo Gentili, Executive Secretary of the Latin American Council of Social Science...