Monday, 16 January 2012 08:36
12 arrested, 1 injured as peaceful ‘slut walk’ against Ñuñoa Mayor Pedro Sabat turns violent.
The scene at Plaza Ñuñoa on Friday night was a blur of feather dusters, bare midrifts, fishnet tights and the occasional French maid’s outfit.
Women waved banners with slogans such as “Whore? Perhaps. Stupid? Never.” and “Sabat: coward, dictator, sexist.” Others meanwhile sported outlandish makeup and held balloons made from condoms as national press salivated at the colorful and forthright statement.School girl, Rocio Daniela Mondace, faces up to riot police as students, parents and teachers protest against Mayor's comments that girl's school became a 'whorehouse' during last year's 'toma.' Photo by Olivia Crellin / Santiago TimesLogin to read more.
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Olivia recently graduated with a degree in English Literature from Cambridge University and has ventured to South America to improve her Spanish and dip her toes in the murky waters of overseas journalism.