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Women march during the National Black Consciousness Day in Sao Paulo, Brazil November 20, 2019. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

Black women in the vanguard

In Brazil, misogynoir – misogyny directed at black women – has been used to fire up President Jair Bolsonaro’s machismo base, and divert the population’s attention away from his failings. Leonardo Sakomoto writes.

Latest issue: April 2020

The fight for clean air

Articles by Agony Uncle

Illustration by Emma Peer
Ethical and political dilemmas abound these days. Seems like we’re all in need of a New Internationalist perspective. Enter...
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Agony Uncle weighs in on a carbon-conscious reader's dilemma.
Ethical and political dilemmas abound these days. Seems like we’re all in need of a New Internationalist perspective. Enter...
Agony Uncle weighs in on whether to finally do away with social media.
Ethical and political dilemmas abound these days. Seems like we’re all in need of a New Internationalist perspective. Enter...
A reader asks Agony Uncle how to confront a sibling's asymmetric, and inequitable relationship.
Ethical and political dilemmas abound these days. Seems like we’re all in need of a New Internationalist perspective. Enter...
A reader asks New Internationalist's very own Agony Uncle about whether or not to take their young son to a protest outside an...

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