March 8, 2017

In the study, Brazil stands out for its progress in closing the gender gap over the past two decades.

February 11, 2017

Brazil’s increasingly powerful evangelical church and its progressive movements are both pushing to refine Carnaval to match their often opposing priorities.

December 13, 2016

Dayse Paparoto, a 31-year old chef with crooked glasses and a toothy grin, has suddenly become a symbol of feminist resistance to Brazilian machismo.

October 30, 2016

Brazil’s politics have swung to the right in what will go down in history books as a sea-change period.

October 27, 2016

The fact that she is only 16 is what turns her into an instant beacon of political promise for those who support her position.

August 16, 2016

Here in Brazil, a palpable shift has been felt over the past two years, a shift away from men’s soccer and toward women’s.

June 2, 2016

This retrograde culture stretches all the way to the top.

May 13, 2016

Zika's emotional and financial burden has fallen squarely on women's shoulders.

May 13, 2016

Of 107 million women in Brazil, not one will serve in the Cabinet of the new president.

April 21, 2016

Turns out that in Brazil, machismo no longer has a free pass.

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