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Francesc Badia i Dalmases is Editor and Director of democraciaAbierta.

Constitutional conventions: best practice

"Podría haber sido nuestra Martin Luther King Jr." Homenaje a Marielle Franco

La concejala defendía los derechos de los más oprimidos en Brasil y la mataron. Por esto, por todo el mundo hay gente que están de luto, protestando por su muerte y lo que significa. English

A revolution with the name of a woman

In the entire world, and particularly in the Southern Cone, a cultural and social revolution is rising. It implies a change of paradigm with respect to the rights of men and women. Español

La revolución tiene nombre de mujer

En el mundo entero y particularmente en el Cono Sur se está llevando a cabo una revolución cultural y social que implica un cambio de paradigma con respecto a los derechos de hombres y mujeres. English

Feminist legal mobilization for abortion rights in Latin America

Legal mobilization for abortion rights, or the use of the law and the courts by feminist actors in their pursuit of abortion legalization, is a recent development in Latin America. Spanish

Com a morte de Marielle no Rio, um sonho se despedaça

A trágica morte de Marielle Franco, ativista negra contra a violência no Rio, e vereadora municipal, alimenta os temores de que a atual militarização da segurança no Brasil seja o prelúdio de um possível retorno ao seu passado ditatorial. Spanish English

Feminism helped me survive a forced marriage

I have Complex Post Traumatic Stress Disorder as a result of fleeing a forced marriage a decade ago. Writing and feminist activism helped me find a space for survival. Part of Transformation's series on the politics of mental health.

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