Lançamento do livro “Lawfare: uma introdução”, com Lula


Interview with L. Randall Wray

On Instituto de Economia da Unicamp: INTERVIEW – PROF. SIMONE DEOS INTERVIEWS PROFESSOR L. RANDALL WRAY (Institute of Economics, Campinas, Unicamp, August 14th, 2018) In this interview, Professor L. Randall Wray, one of the most prominent Post-Keynesian scholars, presents his intellectual trajectory, his main influences and makes some comments on the controversies raised by his […]

22 de novembro de 2019 : 17h11

Emerson Polling: Support for Impeachment Declines; Biden and Sanders Lead Democratic Primary

On Emerson Polling November National Poll: Support for Impeachment Declines; Biden and Sanders Lead Democratic Primary A new Emerson poll finds President Trump’s approval has increased in the last month with 48% approval and 47% disapproval, a bounce from 43% approval in the last Emerson National poll in October. Support for impeachment has flipped since […]

21 de novembro de 2019 : 19h39

This economist has a plan to fix capitalism. It’s time we all listened

On Vice Mariana Mazzucato has demonstrated that the real driver of innovation isn’t lone geniuses but state investment. Now she’s working with the UK government, EU and UN to apply her moonshot approach to the world’s biggest challenges By JOÃO MEDEIROS Tuesday 8 October 2019 The idea that made Mariana Mazzucato one of the most […]

19 de novembro de 2019 : 11h11

Interview with Mangabeira Unger about the knowledge economy

Mangabeira Unger: The knowledge economy and its alternative futures: an interview to Art / Earth / Tech

14 de novembro de 2019 : 19h57

Reuters: Boeing bid for Embraer unit faces EU antitrust probe

Exclusive: Boeing bid for Embraer unit faces EU antitrust probe – sources By Foo Yun Chee BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Boeing is set to face a EU antitrust investigation of up to five months into its bid for a controlling stake in the commercial aircraft arm of Brazil’s Embraer, people familiar with the matter said on […]

23 de setembro de 2019 : 11h12

Open Letters on Lula’s case

On Global Anticorruption Blog (Matthew Stephenson’s blog) A Group of International Jurists and Scholars Condemns the Conviction of Former Brazilian President Lula as Unfair and Politically Motivated. A Group of Brazilian Prosecutors Defend Their Conduct, and the Conviction. Read Their Dueling Open Letters Here! Posted on September 12, 2019 by Matthew Stephenson One of the […]

22 de setembro de 2019 : 11h40

Marijuana officially decriminalized in New York

On The Hill Marijuana officially decriminalized in New York By Aris Folley – 08/30/19 03:50 PM EDT New York has officially decriminalized the use of marijuana. The new law, which was green-lighted by Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) last month and took effect this week, downgrades the criminal penalty for the unlawful possession of pot from […]

30 de agosto de 2019 : 20h52

500 days of injustice – We must right the wrong and #FreeLula

On Education International 500 days of injustice – We must right the wrong and #FreeLula Today, August 20th, marks 500 days of the wrongful imprisonment of former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio ‘Lula’ da Silva. This is a day of action and mobilisation for justice. Educators from around the world stand with their Brazilian colleagues in […]

20 de agosto de 2019 : 12h57

Brazilworks: Sergio Moro, The #Vazajato, And Reflections On Stephenson

On Brazil Works Sergio Moro, The #Vazajato, And Reflections On Stephenson July 22, 2019 Matthew Stephenson’s The Global Corruption Blog is the recent epicenter of discussion and debate on the behavior of Justice Minister and former judge Sergio Moro in light of The Intercept’s #vazajato revelations. Stephenson is a notable authority on corruption and anti-corruption […]

30 de julho de 2019 : 14h18

Vladimir Putin says liberalism has ‘become obsolete’

On Financial Times Vladimir Putin says liberalism has ‘become obsolete’ In an exclusive interview with the FT, the Russian president trumpets growth of national populism By Lionel Barber and Henry Foy in Moscow and Alex Barker in Osaka yesterday Vladimir Putin has trumpeted the growth of national populist movements in Europe and America, crowing that […]

28 de junho de 2019 : 10h07

Behind Lula’s incarceration: Glenn Greenwald says secret Brazil files show foul play

In Democracy Now!: A new Intercept report reveals that the judge who helped jail former Brazilian President Lula likely aided prosecutors in their corruption case, preventing Lula’s left-wing Workers’ Party from winning the presidency. “The consequences of this revelation have been enormous,” says Glenn Greenwald, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and founding editor of The Intercept. #DemocracyNow

13 de junho de 2019 : 08h18

Chinese customers are firmly supporting Huawei after Google pulls Android license

On The Verge The users least impacted by losing Google services are on Huawei’s side here By Chaim Gartenberg@cgartenberg May 20, 2019, 4:43pm EDT Huawei had its Android license cut off by Google over the weekend thanks to a US government order. But Chinese users appear to be rallying around the company, with social media […]

20 de maio de 2019 : 20h25

Facebook busts Israel-based campaign to disrupt elections

AP By ISABEL DEBRE and RAPHAEL SATTER JERUSALEM (AP) — Facebook said Thursday it banned an Israeli company that ran an influence campaign aimed at disrupting elections in various countries and has canceled dozens of accounts engaged in spreading disinformation. Nathaniel Gleicher, Facebook’s head of cybersecurity policy, told reporters that the tech giant had purged […]

17 de maio de 2019 : 13h26

Governo americano lança “novo manual para derrubar governos estrangeiros”

Não é piada nem teoria da conspiração. A matéria foi publicada, há alguns dias, na Newsweek, uma revista mainstream, com um título que não deixa margem para ambiguidades: “Forças Especiais dos EUA publicam novo guia sobre como derrubar governos estrangeiros”. O guia pode ser baixado aqui. São 250 páginas com detalhes sobre décadas de intervenção […]

14 de maio de 2019 : 07h07

A pesquisa completa sobre o que pensam os russos sobre Stalin, hoje

Stalin recebe melhor avaliação dos cidadãos russos em 20 anos EFE/ Tatyana Zenkovich A figura do ditador soviético Josef Stalin é vista positivamente por mais da metade dos russos, o que representa a melhor avalição nos últimos 20 anos, segundo uma pesquisa divulgada nesta terça-feira pelo Centro Levada. Segundo a pesquisa, realizada entre 21 e […]

17 de abril de 2019 : 09h05

Pepe Escobar on Brazil

By Pepe Escobar, on Facebook (Feb 6, 2019) It’s a bottomless pit – with no pendulum, to quote Poe – the degree of utter submission/degradation Brazil has fallen under the Evangelical Banana Clowns (ECB). Steve Bannon now even conducts policy for the neo-colony, blatantly, on the record. Bannon said that Veep General Mourao is “out […]

06 de fevereiro de 2019 : 16h13

Chevron to buy Pasadena refinery from Petrobras for $350 mln

On Reuters Chevron to buy Pasadena refinery from Petrobras for $350 mln HOUSTON (Reuters) – Chevron Corp said on Wednesday it would pay $350 million to buy a refinery in Pasadena, Texas, from Brazilian state oil company Petrobras, confirming a Reuters report from Monday. In addition to the 110,000-barrel-per-day (bpd) refinery, Chevron will take ownership […]

31 de janeiro de 2019 : 11h40

Ernesto Araujo: “I don’t like Wittgenstein”

On Bloomberg Bolsonaro Was Not Elected to Take Brazil as He Found It Latin America’s biggest democracy has a bigger global role to play. By Ernesto Araujo, minister of Foreign Relations of Brazil 7 de janeiro de 2019 11:00 BRST “Brazilian foreign policy cannot change.” That is how a Brazilian politician summarized his dislike for […]

07 de janeiro de 2019 : 14h05

Haddad in USA

BRAZILIAN OPPOSITION LEADER, FERNANDO HADDAD, IN THE UNITED STATES TO DISCUSS THREATS TO DEMOCRACY IN BRAZIL, MEETS WITH INTERNATIONAL PROGRESSIVE FRONT Brazil opposition leader Fernando Haddad is visiting the East Coast of the United States, beginning on November 28th. A former Education Minister and former Mayor of São Paulo, Haddad headed the democratic coalition that […]

28 de novembro de 2018 : 18h02

Em entrevista a Democracy Now, Chomsky fez críticas aos erros da esquerda brasileira

Por Hermano G. Em entrevista recente a Amy Goodman, do Democracy Now, Noam Chomsky afirmou que alguns erros da esquerda brasileira deram oportunidade para Bolsonaro chegar ao poder. De acordo com Chomsky, devemos reconhecer que os tempos de Lula na presidência do Brasil foram, como afirmou o Banco Mundial, a década de ouro no país. […]

26 de novembro de 2018 : 15h38