Occupying High School in Brazil


Bottom-up Democracy in Brazil

Brazilian students have been occupying their schools now in the thousands in order to defend the continuation of much-needed public investments in the educational system. While the conservative new government of the country is yet to find a peaceful and more constructive way to respond to this new form of grass-roots mobilization, students are resolute in their fight.

More can be found in the recent piece by our LACS affiliated faculty, Rafael R. Ioris: