Democrats Urge Biden to Halt Peru Security Aid as Protester Deaths Reach 58
French Labor Unions Lead Massive Protests Against Proposed Cuts to Pension Benefits
Brazil: Lula Declares Public Health Emergency for Yanomami, Accuses Bolsonaro of “Genocide”
With little fanfare, former Director of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano gained a top post in the Whitehouse, as one of 4 intelligence advisors to President Biden. For now, here is the announcement from the Whitehouse website from May 2022. Though we have much to say about each of the appointees to the Intelligence Advisory Board, we will return with detail after the headlines for Friday, January 27, 2023.
Georgia Gov. Declares State of Emergency, Calls Up National Guard Amid “Cop City” Protests
Peruvian Lawmakers Move to Impeach Dina Boluarte as Protesters Reject “National Truce”
In Peru, thousands of people marched in the capital Lima after interim President Dina Boluarte called for a “national truce” amid ongoing protests since the ouster and arrest of her predecessor, Pedro Castillo, on December 7. This is a protester.