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Originally posted on Jali Wanders:

Rape in South Africa Double that of India

In what has been described as a ‘rape epidemic,’ a report reveals the number of rapes per year in South Africa, is now double that of India, despite the country and population being only a fraction of the size.

What is more startling however, is the reaction to such a statistic. While shocking rape stories have received mass media coverage in India, and sparked fierce protest throughout the country; the population of South Africa seems little surprised, and very little concerned by their own news.

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January 21, 2013 - Posted by | Uncategorized

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