To The Contrary

TTC Extra: Women Enter Hindu Temple for the First Time

Clip: Season 27 | 6m

Two women defied a long-standing taboo entering the Sabarimala temple in India. The Indian Supreme Court had already ruled that they should be allowed to enter. However, violent protests ensued, forcing the women to go into hiding. PANEL: Rina Shah, Erin Matson, Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC), Ann Stone

Aired: 01/04/19

Rating: NR

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