Chemical Castration is not a Solution to Fight Rape, Says Minister

The method, however, is defended by President Jair Bolsonaro who, as a federal deputy, was the author of a bill on the subject.

By Xiu Ying, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Minister Damares Alves (Woman, Family, and Human Rights) said this week that chemical castration for rapists does not solve the problem of rapes committed against children and adolescents.

The method, however, is defended by President Jair Bolsonaro

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