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. 

Maria Vera Lucia Terno da Silva, 51, has worked as a domestic employee since she was 19.

Brazil’s domestic workers get help with app

Brazil’s household workers have been fighting for their rights for more than a century. Technology might revolutionize their fight.


Brazil could soon outlaw abortion altogether

Members of Brazil's lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community posing for a portrait inside a free residential shelter called CASA 1 or "House 1" in downtown São Paulo on May 16, 2017.

Brazil is accused of stripping away LGBT rights