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Women for Women in Juarez


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Pink crosses stand as a reminder of the women and girls whose lives have been lossed in Ciudad Juarez. Credit AI Canada

In some cities you can get away with murder more easily than in others. Killing women with impunity can be easier still. In Ciudad Juárez, in the Mexican state of Chihuahua, there have been nearly 500 known cases of femicide in under two decades. Untold numbers of women remain missing. In our next story, independent border reporter Joe Richey speaks to several women in Juarez about what it’s like to live in the most violent city in the world – and, what they’re doing about it.

Author: Radio Project

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