Abortion lawfare & the right wing in Brazil

Time: 15:00-17:00

This seminar focuses on the drivers and strategies behind the right wing turn in Brazilian Politics – culminating with the ousting of President Dilma Rousseff in 2016). Particular focus is on the role of “politics of morality” in their strategies and alliance-building, and in particular of antiabortion politics.

Moderator: Lara Côrtes (LawTransform/CMI) Participants include: Luciana Gross Cunha & Marta Machado (Professors at FGV Law School, São Paulo).