Argentina: Women call for walk out in protest in brutal rape, murder of teenager

Posted on October 19, 2016 • Filed under: Argentina, Crime, Latin America Womens Issues

ADVANCED SPANISH VOCABULARY – READ THIS BOOK reported activists in Argentina called for women across the country to walk out of work for an hour on Wednesday in protest over the horrific rape and murder of a teenage girl. Lucia Perez, 16, died earlier this month in the city of Mar del Plata. Two men who left her at a hospital said she overdosed on drugs. But doctors found evidence she had been subjected to extreme sexual violence.
A march is planned for 17:00 local time (20:00 GMT) in Buenos Aires. Read Article

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