India

"Untouchable" women fight against rampant caste-based sexual violence

For the past month and a half, the group Dalit Women Fight has traveled around the United States to spread awareness of their work organizing against caste-based apartheid and sexual violence. According to their website, the group is working "to call out the systemic failure of the Indian government to protect Dalit women and their families," and to break the silence of caste apartheid and caste-based rape across the country.

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