Month: March 2015

Indian Police Arrest Activist for Screening Banned Rape Documentary

Katan Dixit, a young Indian activist, was arrested by local police after defying the government’s ban on the documentary India’s Daughter by unofficially screening it to 60 people in his village, using white bedsheets and borrowed equipment. Dixit used improvised equipment to show the banned documentary at the compound of his family in the village Roopdhanu, near the city Agra. The screening was made on International Women’s Day. The…