India’s politicians blame rape on Chinese food, cell phones, jeans
Meanwhile, in India:
What do noodles, condoms, and the West have in common?
All are painfully absurd reasons that a number of Indian leaders have pointed to as explanations for why rape remains such a problem in their country, which became infamous in the world’s eyes after a fatal gang rape in December 2012. Indian authorities seem willing to blame just about anything — except for rapists themselves — for the rising rates of sexual violence.
Here are eight of the more offensively ridiculous reasons they’ve cited.
Love the pathetic excuses about Chinese food and how it’s an ‘accident’.