One Friday night, my friend and I were drinking outside our usual pub, waiting for someone to meet up with us. While waiting, we were talking and a guy came up to us, looking right at me and asked where I was from. 1,060 more words
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Catcalling, especially in New York City, is an infuriating reality that almost every woman has had to deal with. Whether it’s whistling, commenting on a particularly nice physical attribute, or something more derogatory in nature – women in this city, are aficionados of the trend. 370 more words
Walking through the urban streets of Philadelphia exposed 28-year-old Hannah Price to experiences she said were unfamiliar and unpleasant.
Upon moving to the east coast from suburban Colorado in 2009, Price — who identifies as African-Mexican-American and is currently pursuing an MFA in photography at Yale University — had become consistently harassed by men on the street. 917 more words