ⓘ Labour Cause's Party


ⓘ Labour Causes Party

Labour Causes Party is a political party in Brazil. Its origins can be traced back to 1978. On that year, several Trotskyist activists who were not satisfied with the socialist international united under the name Tendência Trotskista do Brasil. However, it was only established in 1995.


1. History

In 1980, this organization united itself with the newly formed Workers Party PT, becoming very involved in that decades municipal and state elections, with several mayors and state representatives elected.

In 1990 and 1991, however, several TTB members were expelled from the PT due to their non-commitment to the Partys statutes. After that, the PCO was officially organized and founded in 1995.

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