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Marcha das Vadias 2014 SlutWalk in Rio: Daily

By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – On Saturday, August 9th, approximately four hundred people gathered in Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro for this year's Marcha das Vadias, the Brazilian version of SlutWalk, a march in defense of women's rights.

Beginning at around 1PM the group, consisting of both women and men, assembled at Posto 5 (lifeguard stand 5) on Copacabana Beach. The marchers, who then made their way down Avenida Atlântica (Atlantic Avenue), carried signs and banners, protesting various issues and representing several organizations.

Laura Lee, vice president of the Vitamore group, a group . . .

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