Modern slavery: 'I had to eat the dog's food to survive'

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VW says some employees cooperated with Brazil's military regime 2017-12-15 [Reuters]

Poultry group in Sth Africa calls for probe of forced labour in Brazil. 2017-12-15 [Thomson Reuters]

South Africa calls for probe of forced labour in Brazil 2017-12-12 [Business Report]

Modern slavery: 'I had to eat the dog's food to survive' 2017-12-11 [BBC]

The State of the Brazilian Left 2017-11-30 [Upside Down World]

PETROBRAS: Workers In More Than 40 Platforms On Strike Warning 2017-11-28 [RTT]

Trade Union Confederations Announce National Strike 2017-11-25 [Prensa Latina]

Brazil’s female footballers on a crusade to score big changes 2017-11-23 [Equal Times]

Duratex workers organized a network to strengthen their negotiations 2017-11-15 [BWI]

Judge Orders Worker to Pay $2,500 in Legal Fees on 1st Day of Labor Reforms 2017-11-14 [teleSUR]

Country Rocked By Workers’ Protests Against New Labour Law 2017-11-12 [Newsclick]

Temer Gov't Launches Unprecedented Crackdown Against Working Class 2017-11-12 [Prensa Latina]

Brazilians protest changes to labor rules and pensions 2017-11-12 [Taipei Times]

Thousands protest new labor law 2017-11-12 [DeathRattleSports]

Unions articulate hearing in the Chamber of Deputies for the resumption of paralyzed construction projects 2017-11-07 [BWI]

Brazil, Kenya Women Leaders on Frontline of Change For more info 2017-11-01 [Solidarity Center]

Brazilian Labor Activist Says Reforms Undermine Labor Protections; Women, People Of Color At Greatest Risk 2017-10-23 [Workers Independent News]

Brazil Undermines Labor Laws and Puts Women Workers at Great Risk 2017-10-22 [AFL-CIO]

Brazil Backtracks on Anti-Slavery Policies 2017-10-22 [freedomunited]

Haribo Gummy Bear Ingredients Made by Modern Slaves 2017-10-22 [freedomunited]

Number of fatalities rises to ten at Gerdau's Brazil plant 2017-10-16 [IndustriALL]

BWI organizes Dams Workers´ Network and Warns of Risk of More Accidents 2017-10-10 [BWI]

CUT-Brazil, a trade union centre at the forefront of the feminist struggle 2017-10-09 [Equal Times]

CUT-Brazil, a trade union centre at the forefront of the feminist struggle 2017-10-04 [Equal Times]

Workers Continue Eletrobras Privatization Protests 2017-09-18 [teleSUR]

BWI Brazilian Working Group on Occupational Health and Safety define priorities of action 2017-09-11 [BWI]

São Paolo court confirms prohibition of asbestos 2017-09-11 [BWI]

Miners’ union defends Amazon reserve 2017-09-08 [IndustriALL]

Brazilians Celebrate Independence Day, Protest Labor Reforms 2017-09-08 [TeleSUR]

TUC joins calls for new election in Brazil 2017-09-03 [TUC]

Central Workers’ Union Holds 4th National Congress 2017-08-25 [TeleSUR]

Brazil’s prisons still “ticking time bombs” 2017-08-25 [equal times]

Two workers killed in explosion at Gerdau Brazil 2017-08-17 [IndustriALL]

North Carolina Brazilians funneled as slaves by US church, ex-members say 2017-07-24 [Albany Times Union]

Popular Front of Brazil to Lead Protests Against Temer's Labor Reform 2017-07-20 [TeleSUR]

The Right to the City and the Brazilian General Strike: Short film shows housing activists joining with MST members to shut down major avenue in downtown São Paulo 2017-07-19 [COHA]

Corporate Greed Takes Hold in Brazil 2017-07-19 [ITUC]

Labor Reform Removes Rights Enjoyed for Decades 2017-07-13 [teleSUR]

Brazil Passes Extreme Anti-Worker Labor Law For more info 2017-07-12 [Solidarity Center]

Senate approves contested labour reform bill 2017-07-12 [The BRICS post]

Senate passes labor reform as President Michel Temer clings on 2017-07-12 [Deutsche Welle]

Trade union centres in Brazil lead protests against Temer 2017-07-06 [IndustriALL]

Brazil union workers in anti-Temer protest 2017-07-06 [AP]

Roads blocked, transport delayed in Brazil strike 2017-07-06 [AP]

Nationwide protests disrupt Brazil; workers strike against labour, pension reforms 2017-07-02 [The Financial Express]

Unions protest Temer's reforms amid political crisis 2017-07-01 [Reuters]

2nd General Strike Against Temer Sweeps Country 2017-06-30 [TeleSUR]

Brazilians to protest government cutbacks 2017-06-30 [foreignbrief]

Brazil: workers’ rights under threat from government reforms 2017-06-20 [Equal Times]

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