Spiral Out

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23-year-old student Jyoti Singh Pandey gang raped to death in New Delhi, India;

17-year-old Anene Booysen gang raped to death in Bredasdorp, South Africa;

“For years, Egyptian women have put up with sexual harassment, simply for walking down the street.Now they are coming out into the open to say ‘enough is enough’. At a rally in Tahrir Square last month, female protestors came under attack. Water was thrown into the crowd in an attempt to repel the mob of men who were groping women and trying to remove their clothes. An anti-harassment demonstration became itself a target for harassment. What used to be a silent shame has now been thrust into the open, with exhibitions and events.(1)

These are just recent events of the past three months that have gone around the world; shocked the world; and made people wonder – what…

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