#31-19 Pushback in Brazil … Women resist resurgent Right

Excerpts from an interview with Jacqueline Pitanguy and a panel she appeared on titled Pushing Back Against the Pushback: The Power of Women’s Organizations to Resist Resurgent Authoritarianism, held June 4 at Women Deliver 2019 in Vancouver. Discussions about how to counter the rollback of rights that took a lifetime to win.

Host(s): Frieda Werden
Featured Speakers/Guests: Jacqueline Pitanguy – socologogist, feminist organizer, former member of Brazilian cabinet, founder and executive director of the NGO CEPIA. Carmen Barroso, retired Western Hemisphere Regional Director of Int’l Planned Parenthood Federation. Tesha.

Credits: Recorded and edited by Frieda Werden. Thanks to Women Deliver for permission to record and tech support and to Genevieve Vaughan, whose latest book is titled Maternal Roots of the Gift Economy.