American media on the India gang rape: Omg those barbarians are out of control! Look at us, we're so ahead of the times!
American media on the Steubenville rape: Omg look at the lives we're ruining by convicting these 16 year old rapists!
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featherlightheart: there is nothing wrong with asking questions and having a critical consciousness when it comes to the effect of our attempts at action. it is what helps us to grow, to learn, to think. question.