Society

Brazil is long ways away from solving violence against women

womens rights violence against women
2014 March to protest violence against women. Photo: Fernando Frazão/ABr
womens rights violence against women
2014 March to protest violence against women. Photo: Fernando Frazão/ABr

When Raphaella Noviski, 16, was killed earlier this month, police were at first reluctant to label her death as femicide. But the nature of the crime – she was shot eleven times in the face by a young man whose she had refused – led investigators to...

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