Brazil’s central government voted to amend to the country’s constitution to combat Brazil’s mounting debts and soaring inflation rates. The austerity measure will effectively freeze social spending for 20 years and restrict public servants’ salaries.
Constitutional amendment could ‘condemn’ a generation in Brazil
U.N. says Britain’s austerity measures violate the rights of disabled people
Cutbacks in the Britain’s social care and welfare budgets have “systematically violated” disabled people’s rights, according to the United Nations.