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The 7 Types Of Catcalls (As Explained By Ariel, The Little Mermaid)

Unless you’ve been living “Under the Sea,” you’ve probably been catcalled at some point in your life. Street harassment is an everyday annoyance for women when they’re just living their lives, “strolling along down a — what’s that word again? 245 more words

Rape Culture

Los Angeles Is Fighting Street Harassment With A New Hotline

If you are female and have ever ridden a train or bus, sexually inappropriate gestures, words and even contact are things you might be all too familiar with. 125 more words

In The News

Musings: Catline Bling...

Reposting as WordPress seem to have deleted my original post… 

I’ve written a post about my own personal pet peeves, but I think a lot of women (and perhaps some men) will agree with me when I say I deeply… 598 more words

Thoughts

The end of the Road...

So i’ve finally reached the end with this project, and the final version of the documentary is now finished!

It’s been a very stressful and challenging process to make this radio documentary, but i’m really pleased with the final product. 80 more words

Interview: Martha Jephcott

Martha was the second interview that i did for the documentary, and she was incredibly informative and helpful.

Martha is a Misogyny Hate Crime Trainer in Nottingham, and trained police officers in how to treat misogyny as a hate crime, as well as training call staff in what to recognise when deciding if something should be treated as a hate crime. 99 more words

Harassment? Or Hilarity.

An elderly chap named Gerry told me the other day; “Saw you out running, love. I beeped at you. But you didn’t notice. Blind as a bat, you are.” I gave him a look. 1,163 more words

Families And Parenting

Street Harassment Stops Here

I started this webzine because I believe in the power of story sharing; in raising awareness, in connecting people, in promoting empathy, story sharing is one of the most powerful tools at humanity’s disposal for effecting change. 2,476 more words

Activism