Why It's Different When Dalit Women Are Raped

A 19-year-old Dalit woman was allegedly gang-raped and savagely murdered by men of a higher caste in Hathras, Uttar Pradesh. In this Dalit Camera: Through Un-Touchable Eyes interview from 2013, award-winning professor Sukhadeo Thorat explains why Dalit women are sometimes specifically targeted for sexual violence.