Launched in October 2017, “leadership training and civic engagement initiative” RenovaBR claims to be a response to endemic corruption in politics. Through the “selection and preparation of future leaders”, the neoliberal organisation, backed by a familiar alliance of Wall Street lobbies and Brazilian business elites, seeks to dominate Brazilian political decision making using candidates spread across […]
Author: Rejane Carolina Hoeveler
Rejane Carolina Hoeveler is a historian. Master and PhD student in Social History at Universidade Federal Fluminense (UFF).
Feminist activist in Rio de Janeiro. Co-organizer of book 'The Conservative Wave: essays on the current dark times in Brazil' (Rio de Janeiro, Mauad, 2016).
Professor at the School of Social Service at UFRJ.