Global South



  • Lula: Travels to COP27

    This is good for Lula.  It is good that before he is even inaugurated, he gets to arrange bilateral meetings and that he gets to discuss planetary issues.

    On Monday, Brazil’s President-elect Lula da Silva traveled to Egypt to take part in the United Nations Conference on Climate Change (COP27).

    “Brazil, which was diplomatically isolated during the…

  • Comeback kid Lula in the eye of a volcano

    Lula wins but his room for maneuver will be limited by powerful forces aligned against his Global South agenda

    By Pepe Escobar and he describes this as A special for Asia Times in a very special day.  Usually we use Pepe’s work with his permission.

    Luis Ignacio “Lula” da Silva may be the ultimate 21st century political…