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We Finally Found A White Cat-Caller

Today, Jezebel ran a story about a woman that’s going around with a camera confronting catcallers; explaining to them why it’s inappropriate to comment on a woman’s appearance in public and shaming them for doing so. 551 more words

Don’t be that guy, because nobody likes that guy

By Rene Thompson, Editor-in-Chief

Most women that walk around the city by themselves tend to get cat-calls from men, and most of these women just deal with it because they have been conditioned to think that this behavior is tolerable, and that dealing with it is just part of their daily routine and lives, but that does not have to be the case— not anymore. 890 more words

Vol. 20

Feminism, The Really Funny Video I Wanted To Make, And Why It's Not Happening

My sister calls me a “raging feminist”. I tell her repeatedly I’m just your average equality-desiring female, but she won’t listen. The bottom line is, all I want is to feel like a different-but-equal human being when relating with men, and if that makes me a raging feminist then so be it. 1,318 more words

Goya Girls

11 People Who Cat Call Women On The Street Explain Why They Do It

Found on r/AskReddit.

1. He knows a guy who does this

I know a guy who does this. He’s black, I’m white. I asked if he ever gets results from doing it and he says black women respond all the time.

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Cat-calling anti-compliance.

Cat-calling is not a compliment. No more excuses.

When was the last time you heard a girl gushing, “Oh, I love street harassment which perpetuates the sexually-based valuing system we’ve constructed around women!” 311 more words

Ink Splatters

"I Have a Boyfriend"

“I’m sorry, I have a Boyfriend.”

I’m not gloating, I don’t do that. As a woman I cannot count how many times I’ve used this line to avoid being propositioned online or face to face . 713 more words

Trigger Warning, part three

Because I’ve been cat-called,
Touched without my consent.
Because my being in a public space
Makes men think that they own my body.
Because when I was twenty-four I was raped on my second date… 252 more words