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‘Without inspectors and without budget, there is no labor inspection’, warn entities

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São Paulo – Since the beginning of the Jair Bolsonaro administration, resources for inspections and operations to combat slave labor have been cut almost in half. And, for 2021, the amount will be even smaller. The forecast is that in the next budget, R $ 24.1 million will be reserved for actions to inspect health and safety at work, combat slave labor and inspect labor obligations. The lowest value of the last seven years and which represents a cut of 47.3%, as shown by a report by Larissa Bohrer, from Current Brazil Radio.

The series of records, initiated in 2013 by the Planning and Budget System of the Ministry of Economy, points out that the federal government spent an average of R $ 55.6 million per year. In 2015, funds reached R $ 67 million – the highest amount invested in the sector. But in 2019, they were reduced to R $ 29.3 million by Bolsonaro, which now decreases to R $ 24.1 million.

The amount is considered negligible to cover the payment of labor inspectors. According to the president of the National Union of Labor Tax Auditors (Sinait), Fernando da Silva Filho, since 2017, with the approval of the labor reform, there has been an increase in the demand for inspection. But “without inspectors and without a budget, there is no inspection”, warns the president.

Impunity as a project

“Thus, lawbreakers go unpunished, continuing to exploit Brazilian workers who have guaranteed rights. Labor inspection exists to prevent these practices from exploiting the right and denying workers’ rights from proceeding without the punishment provided for by law ”, explains Fernando.

For the national secretary of the CUT’s Labor Relations portfolio, Ari Aloraldo do Nascimento, “the cuts are justified in the view of the Bolsonaro and Michel Temer governments, who want a working class without any kind of protection”. “In this sense, the lack of supervision and resources is the guarantee that bad entrepreneurs have that they will be able to act freely and without any kind of concern”, he adds.

President of the National Association of Labor Justice Magistrates (Anamatra), Judge Noemia Porto emphasizes that the tax audit of work is “already facing a serious deficit in the occupation of positions”. The insufficient number of auditors is also added to the budget reduction and the restructuring of the Ministry of Labor. “Clear warning signs not only for the country, but for the international community, that mechanisms are used to step back in the defense and protection of the fundamental and human rights of people who need work to live”, warns the president of Anamatra to Current Brazil Radio.

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11 million Bolivians will have free vaccine against covid

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São Paulo – Former Bolivian President Evo Morales commented, this Wednesday (21st), the importance of youth in the electoral process that led Luis Arce, from the Movement to Socialism (MAS), to victory in the presidential election of October 18 . “Young people saw what it is like to live under the right and the dictatorship. And they reflected on how we were with our revolution and how we were under the coup, ”he said. Evo was overthrown by a coup in November 2019 that brought lawyer and TV presenter Jeanine Áñez to the presidency. With 90% of the official count completed. at 3:40 pm on this Wednesday (21st), Luis Arce approaches 55% of the valid votes. “What was at stake on October 18 was to go back to the past with the privatists or continue to the future with the nationalists,” said Evo Morales in an interview with Breno Altman (watch below).

Asked how the country will recover from the economic crisis aggravated by the coronavirus pandemic, he replied that it will be with the presence of the state. The Bolivian guaranteed that Bolivia will normalize relations with China, Cuba, “some European countries” and Russia. “Those who once asked for market, market, market, now say State, State State, in the face of the pandemic.”

Vaccine against covid-19

“We are going to face the pandemic. When we have the vaccine, we will distribute it to all 11 million Bolivians for free. ” According to him, tackling the pandemic and the crisis will be done through joint work between the federal government, governors and mayors.

In Brazil, President Jair Bolsonaro not only boycotts health policies, but goes further. On Wednesday, he forbade the country to buy the Chinese vaccine CoronaVac, which would have 46 million doses through negotiations with the state of São Paulo announced the day before by the Minister of Health, Eduardo Pazuello. “I don’t give up my authority”, justified the Brazilian’s head of state.

South America

About neighbors in South America, Evo Morales highlighted the “profound ideological and programmatic difference” between MAS and the president of Chile, Sebastián Piñera, from Brazil, Jair Bolsonaro, and the former Argentine president Mauricio Macri. But it was diplomatic. “Whether it is left or right, we must work together respecting our differences. South Americans cannot be isolated, ”he said.

Morales acknowledged that he may have been mistaken as president. “I was wrong, but I am a human being,” he said. “Now we have experience in public management, and we are going to take Bolivia forward, united, organized.” He affirmed that the new government will make “a pact of union between the parties of the right, businessmen and workers, a great national agreement, to raise the economy”, adding: “The moment is to consolidate our process of change, democracy does not end on election day ”.

Evo has been in Argentina since December 2019, where he went into exile after the coup in the country. He said that the return to his country still has no forecast. In an interview with BBC Brazil, the president-elect was not positive about the possible participation of the ex-president in the new government. “If Evo Morales wants to help us, he will be very welcome. But that does not mean that Morales will be in the government. It will be my government, ”he said.

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