Venezuela’s feminist movement begins rising above political polarization

March 8, 2020 demonstration in Caracas, Venezuela. Photo courtesy of Uquira. Used with permission.Check out Global Voices’ special coverage of how women fight gender violence in Latin America.In Venezuela, feminists seem to be achieving what no other movement in the country has accomplished in the past 20 years: transcending political divisions and denouncing the increasingly precarious situation of women in Venezuela.In 2019, 391 women were killed in Venezuela, according to a database compiledby a local media team from digital news articles, in the absence of official records.But women’s situ…

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