View from Brazil

View from Brazil

Leonardo Sakomoto tackles a topic close to his heart: modern-day slavery.

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NI 523 - Borders - Freedom to move, for everyone - January, 2020
A vigil is held in front of a statue of Confederate general Albert Pike in Washington, DC on 13 August 2017.Photo: Salwan Georges/The Washington Post/Getty Images

Down with America’s racist monuments

Taking down monuments to people who fought to defend slavery should not be controversial at all. Yet in the US today, it is, writes Mark Engler

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NI 506 - Brazil's soft coup - October, 2017

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Borders - Freedom to move, for everyone January, 2020
Brazil's soft coup October, 2017
The politics of language loss June, 2014
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