Know her name and her legacy of community work and dedication to her cause.
Marielle Franco fought tirelessly for vulnerable people and spoke out against police violence. “More than a friend, Marielle was a symbol of our biggest conquests,” journalism student Daiene Mendes told The Guardian. “A woman like us, black, from the favela, who had a lot of strength to face the institutional challenges of the politics that always kept us distant.”
A defender of human rights has been silenced again by brutal violence on the front lines.
DO NOT let them erase women's resistance and work. DO not let her name be forgotten.