More than 160 million people in India are considered “Untouchable”

India’s “Untouchables” Face Violence, Discrimination Hillary Mayell for National Geographic News June 2, 2003 More than 160 million people in India are considered ” Untouchable”-people tainted by their birth into a caste system that deems them impure, less than human. Human rights abuses against these people, known as Dalits, are legion. A random sampling of […]