The woman who turned the tables on rapists in India

Sunitha Krishnan made the bold and controversial move of posting real footage of men raping women on the Internet

BY NISHITA JHA

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Every single day, for more than six months, a loose network of Indians watched scenes of women being raped by gangs of men. The videos were of low quality: grainy, shaky, shot by an excited hand trying to hold a cellphone steady. Forwarded and shared over and over again until they appeared on the evening news, the images answered a question that had been hanging in the air since 2012, when a brutal rape in New Delhi made global headlines: What does unimaginable horror look like?

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