An Indian minister said this week “rape is a social crime; sometimes it’s right, sometimes it’s wrong”. This mentality that seems to be especially prominent in the developing world is at the detriment of many women who have been raped and have not or will not see justice done because some law enforcers and authoritative figures, like the minister (above), refuse to see women as human beings; equally deserving of security and justice. But rape is just one issue among many where women have not been able to rely on the promise of justice and security. At what point do we say- enough?
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