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Woman from Street Harassment Video Receives Rape Threats, No One is Surprised

Over the past few days a video documenting the degree to which women experience street harassment in New York City has been making the rounds on the internet. 1,152 more words

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Viral Video Documents New York Street Harassment

NEW YORK (AP) — A video recording the comments a woman hears as she walks around the nation’s biggest city is a testament to the pervasiveness of street harassment women face, its creators said Wednesday. 483 more words

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Time for Us to Hollaback

Recently I found out about a movement called Hollback! which is aimed at reducing, with the hope of getting rid of entirely, street harassment. This crowd-sourced initiative is focused at reducing incidences of street harassment through many different ways, including, breaking the silence around street harassment (hollering back at jerks who catcall women), educating and engaging public officials about these violations, shifting public opinion about what is acceptable, and inspiring international leadership to make a stand on this around the globe. 1,095 more words

Feminism

Woman Walks Around NYC For 10 Hours, Gets Catcalled Endlessly

There’s nothing quite like a catcall—or 100—to make your day that much more sexist.

Just last week we reported that a Brooklyn artist has been… 185 more words