Brian Mier (@BrasilWire)


The Paysandu Fire and the Right to the City

In the post-coup atmosphere, the Brazilian media and government have used the tragedy at Paysandu square to attack poor people, social movements and the right to the city.

The Rolling Coup: How Michel Temer is turning Brazil into a Banana Republic

In December, 2017, Gabriel Souza, a São Paulo vocational school student, fell and hurt his back while working at his job at Burger King.

The Paysandu Fire and the Right to the City

In the post-coup atmosphere, the Brazilian media and government have used the tragedy at Paysandu square to attack poor people, social movements and the right to the city.

The Rolling Coup: How Michel Temer is turning Brazil into a Banana Republic

In December, 2017, Gabriel Souza, a São Paulo vocational school student, fell and hurt his back while working at his job at Burger King.