January 8, 2013 – Segment 1

Today on the Marc Steiner Show, we will spend the first hour talking about rape and the fight for women's rights, from India to Ohio.  

Today on the Marc Steiner Show, we will spend the first hour talking about rape and the fight for women’s rights, from India to Ohio.

 

We begin with a discussion of the gang rape – and subsequent death – of a young woman in New Delhi, India, which sparked nation-wide protests. Our guests will be: Elora Halim Chowdhury, Associate Professor of Women’s Studies at the University of Massachusetts, Boston’s College of Liberal Arts; and Amana Fontanella-Khan, a writer whose work has appeared in The New York TimesThe Financial Times, WSJ.com, Slate Magazine, and Double XSlate‘s women’s blog.

 

Written by Marc Steiner

Marc Steiner

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