Landless Workers Movement (MST) is a Brazilian social movement seeking for agrarian reform through land ocuppations and expropriation. The MST is one of the largest and most-influential social movements in Latin America and today thousands of Brazilian families live in its land-occupation settlements in an effort to redistribute land to rural workers for small-scale farming. Throughout MST´s history the clashes with powerful landowners militias and police are often and have caused the dead of hundreds of people.