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In India, ban on film about 2012 Delhi gang rape stirs debate
In India, ban on film about 2012 Delhi gang rape stirs debate

The convicted rapist speaks of the crime in a voice that is cool, dispassionate — and terrifying. “A decent girl” wouldn’t have been out at 9 p.m., he says, and “a girl is far more responsible for a rape than a boy.” But Mukesh Singh, one of four men sentenced to death for the gang rape and murder of a 23-year-old woman, does not stop there. “When being raped, she shouldn't fight back,” Singh says in the upcoming BBC documentary about the case, “India’s Daughter.” “She should just be silent and allow the rape.” To many, the words were a sickening reminder of India’s struggle with sexual violence,...

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