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Taisa Sganzerla · December, 2015

I'm the News Editor of Global Voices. I help manage our team of newsroom editors and ensure our stories meet the highest possible journalistic standards.

I used to be a reporter, mostly filing from Brazil, but also from Southeast Asia and Europe.

You can most often find me on Twitter ranting about something.

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Latest posts by Taisa Sganzerla from December, 2015

WhatsApp Is Back on in Brazil. But Why Was It Blocked in the First Place?

The judge who issued the order based her decision on a provision of Marco Civil, Brazil's so-called "Bill of Rights" for the Internet.

Do You Know the Story of Brazil's First Black Female Legislator?

More than 80 years ago, Antonieta de Barros became the first black woman elected in Brazil. But she's hardly a household name. One filmmaker has tried to change that.

Sao Paulo Officials Declare ‘War’ on Students’ Occupy Movement

Many public schools in São Paulo will be restructured or even closed under a new plan. More than 300,000 students are expected to need to transfer to new schools.

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