Alborada Familia Music Selections: Carolina Nunes #1

[The first in a series of music selections chosen and explained by Alborada readers. This first one focuses on Brazil and and comes courtesy of Carolina Nunes. You can also listen to Carolina’s selection as a playlist on Alborada’s Spotify account (see below). We hope you enjoy it as much as we do!]

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Alborada Familia Music Selections: Carolina Nunes – London, UK, May 2016

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The 2016 Coup in Brazil (Further Reading)


New Political Earthquake in Brazil: Is It Now Time for Media Outlets to Call This a “Coup”? (Glenn Greenwald, Andrew Fishman & David Miranda/The Intercept)


Alborada Magazine on Latin American Politics and Culture

"The launch of Alborada magazine is one of those landmarks of journalism. For me, the epic story of hope in our time is the rise of Latin America, as people and their movements shake off their chains, especially those tethering them to the United States."

- John Pilger (Journalist, author and documentary filmmaker)

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Voices of the Voiceless (Matthew Brown/Alborada Magazine)

Voices of the Voiceless

Matthew Brown - Alborada Magazine (Issue 2 - Winter 2015)

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The Peruvian governments headed by Alberto Fujimori between 1990 and 2000 went to extreme lengths in their efforts to confront the insurrectionary warfare of the guerrilla organisations Shining Path and the Túpac Amaru Revolutionary Movement (MRTA).


Latinxs con Corbyn (Lara Keay/Alborada Magazine)

[From Pinochet's Chile to Mexico today, Labour's new leader Jeremy Corbyn has a strong record of campaigning for social justice in Latin America, writes Lara Keay]

Photo credit/copyright: London Mexico Solidarity


The Emerging Triple Helix (Victor Figueroa-Clark/Alborada Magazine)

[Latin America’s relations with the rising powers of China and Russia form part of a broader global challenge to US domination in world affairs, writes Victor Figueroa-Clark]


The Battle of Argentina (Nick MacWilliam/Alborada Magazine)

[Mauricio Macri's victory in the Argentinian presidential election has energised the right and dismayed the left in Latin America. Turbulent times lie ahead for a sharply divided country, writes Nick MacWilliam.]


Music and Movement (Nick MacWilliam/Alborada Magazine)

[Nick MacWilliam talks to Callum Simpson, the driving force behind London-based music and activism project Movimientos]


Book Review - Paramilitarism & Neoliberalism: Violent Systems of Capital Accumulation in Colombia and Beyond by Jasmin Hristov (Josh Watts/Alborada Magazine)

Paramilitarism & Neoliberalism: violent systems of capital accumulation in Colombia and beyond
Jasmin Hristov
Pluto Press, 2014
Reviewed by Josh Watts - Alborada Magazine (Issue 1 - Spring/Summer 2015)


Colombia: The Path to Peace (Mariela Kohon/Alborada Magazine)

[Key protagonists in Northern Ireland’s peace process have accompanied recent efforts to bring an end to the armed conflict in Colombia. There is now real hope that peace lies on the horizon and that the conflict’s root causes can be resolved, Mariela Kohon writes]

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