Lula da Silva Wins Brazilian Presidency

Monday, 31 October, 2022 — CovertAction Magazine

By Lauren Smith

A group of people holding flags Description automatically generated with medium confidenceAuditorio Celso Furtado. President-Elect Lula da Silva Surrounded by Supporters at Rally [Source: photo by Lauren Smith]

Right-winger Jair Bolsonaro’s claims of election fraud reduced to sour grapes as Brazil’s bulletproof voting process shames the United States’ swiss-cheese system

Workers’ Party (PT) candidate, former president Lula da Silva, won the Brazilian presidency with just over 50 percent of the vote in the runoff election held on October 30.

Continue reading

Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva is Elected President of Brazil

Monday, 31 October 2022 —

Brasil de Fato

Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva is the first former Brazilian president to be elected to serve a new term in office. At 7:57pm, the PT candidate had 59.563.912 votes and could no longer be reached by his opponent, the current occupant of the Planalto Jair Bolsonaro (PL), consolidating the victory.

Continue reading

Onwards towards Odessa

Monday, 31 October 2022 —  The van says…

Aside from its size as a city, Odessa’s importance as a port is immeasurable to the Ukraine


A lot has been said of late regarding happenings near Kherson, yet with the promised Ukrainian advance being as elusive as the Ghost of Kiev, there may be more to events in the area than meet the eye. This article will look both at Russia’s future push westwards as well as other matters which will see Ukrainian fortunes fall faster than the mercury in Siberia during December.
Continue reading