Inconfidência Mineira was an unsuccessful separatist movement in Brazil in 1789. It was the result of a confluence of external and internal causes in what was then a Portuguese colony. The external inspiration was the …
Response of Joaquim José da Silva Xavier, known as Tiradentes, to the commutation of the rebels' punishment.
Tiradentes being hanged.
Tiradentes after the execution
Judgment handed down against the defendants, 1792.