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Brazil

Brazil's High Court Rules to Include Men in Violence Against Women Law

Brazil's High Court Rules to Include Men in Violence Against Women Law

The court ruled that anyone who identifies as a woman is included under the protections of the Maria da Pennha law

Andreia Nobre
Andreia Nobre
Gender Identity
Marie Claire Magazine Names Male Pimp as Top Women's Rights Activist

Marie Claire Magazine Names Male Pimp as Top Women's Rights Activist

The Brazilian edition of Marie Claire magazine has named a trans-identified male convicted of pimping and accused of facilitating child sexual exploitation as one of the country's top inspirational women's rights activists. On December 20, Marie Claire Brazil posted a year-end slideshow to its Instagram featuring "7 women making a

Andreia Nobre
Andreia Nobre
Brazil
'Miss Transsexual Brazil' Arrested After Major Crime Spree

'Miss Transsexual Brazil' Arrested After Major Crime Spree

The 2019 winner of the Miss Transsexual Brazil pageant has been arrested on suspicions by Police he was responsible for a major spree of druggings and robbings in Rio de Janeiro. Mikaelly da Costa Martinez, also known as Mikaelly Zanotto, has an extensive criminal record demonstrating over 17 criminal convictions

4W Staff
4W Staff
Brazil
Brazil: Activist Mothers Harassed and Censored Online for Challenging Gender

Brazil: Activist Mothers Harassed and Censored Online for Challenging Gender

Brazilian ob/gyns and researchers accept language erasing women while mothers get attacked fighting against it.

Andreia Nobre
Andreia Nobre
Brazil
Disturbing Footage Shows Trans-Identified Male Beating Girl at Brazilian School

Disturbing Footage Shows Trans-Identified Male Beating Girl at Brazilian School

Disturbing footage posted to social media shows a fight breaking out at a Brazilian school allegedly after a girl confronted a trans-identified male in the women's bathroom. A newly-posted recording uploaded to Twitter from inside a Brazilian public school caught a violent scene breaking out between a trans-identified male student

Anna Slatz
Anna Slatz
Male Violence
Man Accused of Abusing Indigenous Women Nominated for Brazilian Prize

Man Accused of Abusing Indigenous Women Nominated for Brazilian Prize

Brazilian congressman recommends dismissed teacher for Paulo Freire award.

Andreia Nobre
Andreia Nobre
Brazil
Brazilian Feminist Artist Threatened at Party, then Trashed on Social Media

Brazilian Feminist Artist Threatened at Party, then Trashed on Social Media

'Transwoman' threatens Aleta Valente for no reason. Then, online mobs accuse her of transphobia.

Ariane Silva
Ariane Silva
Cancelled Women
Leftist Brazilian Women Publish Manifestos in Support of Journalist Accused of Transphobia

Leftist Brazilian Women Publish Manifestos in Support of Journalist Accused of Transphobia

Patricia Lelis was accused of transphobia for saying “woman is not a feeling.”

Andreia Nobre
Andreia Nobre
Gender Identity