Q: What do you call a woman who walks around like she has a stick struck up her ass and gets mad whenever a man dares to say hello or otherwise speaks to her?
A: A Feminist!
I am well aware of the fact that I probably won’t say anything here that hasn’t been said a thousand times before, but I honestly need to get it off my chest. 421 more words
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I think constantly about the experiences I’ve had in public spaces in Boston with strangers – these instances continually reinforce to me that I can’t afford not to keep thinking about my gendered, racialized body and how it interacts in spaces that are not known, that are not necessarily safe. 1,094 more words
By: Ledia Duro
Whistling…shouting…honking…blowing kisses. No, that’s not the sound of a parade—it’s street harassment. From attempts at flattery to assurances of security, the “hey sexy” and “get home safe ma,” street harassment has become “one of the most commonly experienced forms of gender and sexuality based discrimination and objectification that young people face,” as noted by the non-profit organization and movement, … 656 more words