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Workers Cause Party (in Portuguese: Partido da Causa Operária, PCO) is a political party in Brazil. Its origins can be traced back to 1978. On that year, several Trotskyist militants who were not satisfied with the Socialist International united under the name Tendência Trotskista do Brasil (Brazilian Trotskyist Tendency, TTB). In 1980, this organization united itself with the Worker's Party (PT), becoming very involved in that decade's municipal and state elections, having several mayors and state representatives chosen. Brazils bicameral National Congress (Portuguese: Congresso Nacional) consists of the Federal Senate and the Chamber of Deputies. ... Brazils bicameral National Congress (Portuguese: Congresso Nacional) consists of the Federal Senate and the Chamber of Deputies. ... The Chamber of Deputies of Brazil (Portuguese: Câmara dos Deputados) is a federal legislative body and the lower house of the National Congress of Brazil. ... Brazilian Presidential Standard The first president of Brazil was Deodoro da Fonseca, who proclaimed the republic in a military coup detât against the Emperor Dom Pedro II. Since then, Brazil had six constitutions, two dictatorships and three democratic periods. ... Category: ... The Supreme Federal Tribunal (in Portuguese Supremo Tribunal Federal, or simply STF) is the highest court of law of the Federative Republic of Brazil. ... This article lists political parties in Brazil. ... Brazil elects on the national level a head of state – the president – and a legislature. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... In 2006, Brazil held general elections in two rounds. ... Brazil is divided into 26 estados (states, singular: estado) and one district, the Distrito Federal (Brazilian Federal District) which contains the capital city, Brasília. ... This is a list of the current governors of the States of Brazil. ... There are serious issues in regard to abuses of human rights in Brazil. ... Traditionally, Brazil has been a leader in the inter-American community and has played an important role in collective security efforts, as well as in economic cooperation in the Western Hemisphere. ... Information on politics by country is available for every country, including both de jure and de facto independent states, inhabited dependent territories, as well as areas of special sovereignty. ... A political party is an organization that seeks to attain political power within a government, usually by participating in electoral campaigns. ... 1978 (MCMLXXVIII) was a common year starting on Sunday. ... A year is the time between two recurrences of an event related to the orbit of the Earth around the Sun. ... Trotskyism is the theory of Marxism as advocated by Leon Trotsky. ... The word militant has come to refer to any individual or party engaged in aggressive physical or verbal combat, normally for a cause. ... The official symbol of Socialist International The Socialist International is a worldwide organization of social democratic, labor, and democratic socialist political parties. ... 1980 (MCMLXXX) was a leap year starting on Tuesday. ... An organization or organisation (read more about -ize vs -ise) is a formal group of people with one or more shared goals. ... Brazilian Workers Party flag. ... An election is a decision making process where people choose people to hold official offices. ... A mayor (from the Latin māior, meaning larger, greater) is the modern title of the highest ranking municipal officer. ...


In 1990 and 1991, however, several TTB members were expelled from the PT due to their non-commitment to the Party's statutes. After that, the PCO was officially organized and founded in the year 1995. This article is about the year. ... 1991 (MCMXCI) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Traditional hat toss celebration at a graduation ceremony at the United States Naval Academy A party is a social gathering intended primarily for celebration and recreation. ... The Statute of Grand Duchy of Lithuania A statute is a formal, written law of a country or state, written and enacted by its legislative authority, perhaps to then be ratified by the highest executive in the government, and finally published. ... 1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


Nowadays, the PCO maintains the same Trotskyist policies of its foundation.


External link

  • Partido da Causa Operária (in Portuguese)

Sources

  • http://www.pco.org.br/pco/notas.htm?target=/

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Workers Cause Party Information (133 words)
Workers Cause Party (in Portuguese: Partido da Causa Operária, PCO) is a political party in Brazil.
In 1980, this organization united itself with the Worker's Party (PT), becoming very participative on that decade's municipal and state elections, having several mayors and state representatives chosen.
In 1990 and 1991, however, several TTB members were expelled from the PT due to their non-commitment to the Party's statutes.
Trotskyism - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (2218 words)
The Stalinist faction within the Bolshevik Party adopted the theory "socialism in one country" in 1924 in order to justify making deals with imperialist countries and in order to advance their own position and conception of Marxism by attacking the theories of the current group of leaders (e.g., Trotsky).
However, the Sri Lankan Trotskyist party and the Bolivian Trotskyist party became the mass workers parties in those countries, prior to experiencing defeats and setbacks at a later stage.
The CWI led by the Socialist Party (of England and Wales (formerly Militant).
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