Annie Zadie and Mandy Van DevenAugust 3, 2012 05:25
Commentary: In India, men attack women. Authorities dither. And society blames the victim.
Women's rights activists hold a poster as they march during a rally in Kolkata. The rally was organized to protest against the recent physical assaults and rape on women, and also as a demand for a proper rule of law for women's rights. (Dibyanshu Sarkar/AFP/Getty Images)
MUMBIA, India -- On July 9, a group of men attacked a girl after she stepped out of a club on a busy street in Guwahati, Assam. A reporter, who was later joined by a cameraman, filmed the entire incident, and a local television channel released the footage the following day.