Mariana Prandini Assis

Mariana Prandini Assis

Mariana Prandini Assis is a human rights lawyer in Brazil and a PhD Candidate in Politics at the New School for Social Research.

Latin America

Bolsonaro, 'gender ideology' and hegemonic masculinity in Brazil

Jair Bolsonaro's rise to power marks the return of white, male, sexist and authoritarian politics in Brazil.

Bolsonaro, 'gender ideology' and hegemonic masculinity in Brazil

Brazil

Brazil's racialised sperm economy

Why is there a surging demand for caucasian sperm in Brazil?

Brazil's racialised sperm economy

Latin America

Lula's imprisonment sends a dark message to Brazil's poor

Brazil's oligarchy will do everything in its power to sabotage any attempt to abolish its privileges.

Lula's imprisonment sends a dark message to Brazil's poor