Mariana Lizarraga


Mariana has a B.A. in international relations and is currently working as a political analyst. Her research areas are gender and security with a focus on North and Latin America.

  1. Gender Based Violence
    Mexico’s Glitter Protests are a Movement Against Violence

    Like many other women across the country, we were part of the glitter protests. We both agreed that at a…

  2. Gender Based Violence
    Women are Claiming Back the Streets of Mexico

    The ease with which perpetrators can commit these crimes is the result of a culture of normalization that includes victim…

  3. Gender Based Violence
    Being a Woman in Mexico

    Amidst the horrifying statistics, have you ever wondered, “what is it like to be a woman in Mexico?".

  4. Education
    What’s Going Wrong with our Sex Education?

    Nearly 80% of Mexican parents avoid talking about sex with their children. But how do we expect young people to…

  5. Gender Based Violence
    Enjoy Sexual Assault for it to be a Crime

    Absurd though it may sound, for a sexual assault to be charged as such the perpetrator of the crime must…