Brazilian Women’s Spring: the deconstruction of rape culture and the fight against gender-based violence

2015 was a year of tremendous environmental, political and economic cost for Brazil; Latin America’s largest economy faced its biggest environmental disaster to date, the potential impeachment of a democratically elected president, and the most significant currency devaluation in decades. Nevertheless, in spite of such turmoil, Brazilian society began challenging old paradigms that have been … More Brazilian Women’s Spring: the deconstruction of rape culture and the fight against gender-based violence