By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – On Friday, April 4th the Instituto de Pesquisa Econômica Aplicada (Institute for Applied Economic Research – IPEA) stated that two findings from its controversial study "Social Tolerance of Violence Against Women," a survey that explored attitudes towards sexual violence in Brazil, were inaccurate due to errors in the visual representation of the gathered data.
Originally released on March 27th, the study stirred outrage and controversy in Brazil after its graph showed . . .