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April 2, 2013 12:00 AM

Christa Parravani: Twin sister was not the only victim of rape

Whether you’re traveling on a bus in New Delhi or drinking at a teen party in Steubenville, Ohio, rape is never far, it seems. Nearly 1 in 5 women in the United States has been raped at some point in her life, according to the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; most cases occur before age 25. Across the planet, more than 1 in 3 women will be physically or sexually abused by men.

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