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Recent Brazilian Social Movements

The 2013-2014 protests in Brazil are ongoing public demonstrations in several Brazilian cities in response to the 2014 FIFA World Cup and other social issues. The World Cup went really well, but there still a lot of social demands from Brazilians. 295 more words

Social Movements

Brazilian Social Movements - History

In Brazil, the social movements have been focused in politics. The Social Movement of “Caras Pintadas” in 1992 was really powerful and actually result on the President Fernando Collor Impechment. 42 more words

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July payment: PUENTE Movement

For July, we have decided to support the PUENTE Movement with $1,000 as they buy their first home — a church located six blocks from the Arizona state legislature in Phoenix. 268 more words


What's an Elective? LACS 4910, Citizenship and Social Movements in Latin America

Dr. Lapegna’s course on Latin American social movements is a great compliment to an IA major. Here’s a flyer:

What's An Elective?

"Women's rights are human rights"

I recently started an online course titled “An Introduction to Women’s Health and Human Rights.” An integral feature of this course is using a human rights framework to understand issues pertaining to women’s health. 761 more words