América Latina, berço da artista Frida Khalo, ativista política Marielle Franco e Nobel da Paz Rioberta Menchú. Também América Latina, região onde as mulheres ainda são vistas como desintelectualizadas, despolitizadas e sem voz.
In September 2017, Brazil’s military was deployed to manage the chaos between rival drug gangs in the Rocinha favela in Rio de Janeiro. The violence escalated to the point where the airspace over the favela was shut down. Schools, businesses, and streets were on lockdown with residents hiding in their homes using social media to communicate the events outside. The 950 soldiers deployed to the community suspect the infamous ruling drug lord Antonio Bonfim Lopes aka Nem to be behind the violence from inside prison.