A Brief Reflection on Finding My Voice

A blog reflection by Women’s Center intern Mariana de Matos Medeiros  I’ve been working on a draft for this blog post for over 6 weeks. It’s been intimidating and scary to be vulnerable in such a public space. I was hoping to describe how I self-silence and how I struggle to find words that match… Continue reading A Brief Reflection on Finding My Voice

Why is the impeachment of Brazil’s president a feminist issue?

A blog reflection by Women's Center intern Mariana de Matos Medeiros  On October 5th, 2014, I was finally able to cast my first vote for a Presidential election since moving to America. It was an incredible experience to head over into the Brazilian consulate event in Washington, DC, bright-eyed and ready to make a difference… Continue reading Why is the impeachment of Brazil’s president a feminist issue?