Tags » Gendered Violence
As has happened to me many times before, on Sunday I walked by a man who tried to initiate a conversation with me.
“Smile, sweetheart.” 476 more words
When we think of public urination the images that come to mind are ones of disgust, discomfort, and disdain. Public urination happens to be a current crisis in India and local authorities have employed the use of a “pissing tanker” in order to stop the frequency of urine-stained locations. 215 more words
I have a growing suspicion that many members of my family, and even social networking followers, assume that I am one of those “crazy feminists.” Although I have had only a few personal incidents that steered me this way, it is living in a world that makes it clear that there is a growing problem that must be acknowledged that has pushed me over the limit. 394 more words
When I hear street harassment, I think cat calls and uninvited “compliments,” and when events aren’t easily compartmentalized into the neat, little boxes that I’ve created for them, I lose my voice in the mess they’ve made on my floor. 698 more words