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Trivializing the Trivialization of Street Harassment

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A large problem with the issue and lack of ways to combat it is that street harassment is constantly trivialized in the media, advertisements, news and public at large.  343 more words

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Death by Honey

Today’s post is a poem about catcalling and street harassment. The author wrote a short introduction for the piece, which is called ‘Death by Honey’.  760 more words

Misrepresentation

10 hours

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The video above, “10 Hours Walking in NYC as a Woman” is a PSA produced by the organization, Hollaback!. 732 more words

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She must cover up?! : Reflections on the #MiniSkirtMarch

By Rumbidzai Dube

On Saturday 4 October 2014, Zimbabwean women, led by Katswe Sistahood, launched the #MiniSkirtMarch- a protest against men who publicly harass women for their dressing, especially at commuter omnibus ranks. 1,239 more words

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She must cover up?! : Reflections on the #MiniSkirtMarch

On Saturday 4 October 2014, Zimbabwean women, led by Katswe Sistahood, launched the #MiniSkirtMarch- a protest against men who publicly harass women for their dressing, especially at commuter omnibus ranks. 1,246 more words

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Fury of (Muslim) Feminists Scorned

Muslim Matters recently published an article by Daniel Haqiqatjou entitled, “The Hypocrisy of Feminist Outrage.” It isn’t easy challenging feminist orthodoxy, and I commend Haqiqatjou for daring to do so, and for standing his ground.  3,861 more words

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Man's Stabbing Proves the Violent Reality of Street Harassment

A man in San Francisco almost paid the ultimate price for standing up to street harassment.

Ben Schwartz was walking with his girlfriend Nov. 15 in the Tenderloin district when a man catcalled her twice. 314 more words

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