Ciara Long

Ciara Long

Ciara Long is a British freelance reporter based in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. She covers human rights, public policy and culture and has been published in World Politics Review, OZY, CBC News and more.

 

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Global Politics

Brazil could soon outlaw abortion altogether

Currently, Brazilian women can only obtain legal abortions in cases of rape, life-threatening pregnancy or a fatal brain defect in the fetus. The constitutional amendment, known as PEC 181, was originally intended to extend maternity leave for mothers of premature newborns.