Australian police deal with a domestic violence matter every two minutes Australian police deal with an estimated 657 domestic violence matters on average every day of the year. That's one every two minutes. – To read 6/4/15 ABC Australia article click http://www.abc.net.au/news/2015-05-29/domestic-violence-data/6503734
5/27/16 Gang Rape Posted To Social Media Is Forcing Brazil To Confront Violence Against Women. Police learned of the brutal crime after a video glorifying it surfaced on Twitter. The footage set off a firestorm on social media and brought national attention to thereported gang-rape of a 16-year-old by as many as 33 men in Rio de Janeiro. http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/report-of-gang-rape-surfaced-on-social-media-shocks-brazil_us_57489146e4b03ede4414c68a
Activists and supporters chant during a march for women's rights on International Women's Day on 8 March 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. There has also been an outpouring of anger on social media, under the hashtag #EstuproNuncaMais (Rape never again).