A protestor holds up a poster with a picture of Brazil's former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva during a demonstration in his support in Lisbon, Monday, April 9, 2018. Lula da Silva was taken into police custody Saturday, April 7, after the Brazilian Supreme Federal Tribunal ruled against his petition to remain free while he continued to appeal his 12-year sentence for money laundering and corruption. (AP Photo/Armando Franca)
Latin America

Read Lula’s Jailhouse Manifesto to the People of Brazil

“We govern for the people and not for the market. It is the opposite of what the government of our opponents, at the service of financiers and multinationals, who abolished the historic rights of workers, reduced real wages, cut off investments in health and education.”