Despite four hangings, India’s rape plague lives on

Four hangings as splints for a fracturing land. In a country where caste inequity is the norm, where mythology is becoming history, politically inconvenient histories are being pathologized, “anti-national” students are whipped with police batons, minorities are demonized, rights selectively denied – all viscerally approved by majoritarianism – it’s as if these hangings will provide […]