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Memoirs: Catline-Bling

I’ve done a post about my own personal pet peeves, but I think a lot of women will agree with me when I say I deeply despise cat-calling. 787 more words

Independent

Tatyana Fazlalizadeh

Tatyana Fazlalizadeh, a Brooklyn-based illustrator and painter, created the art series “Stop Telling Women to Smile” (STWTS) in attempt to address street harassment. The series consists of portraits of women who have shared their experiences of street harassment with Fazlalizadeh. 152 more words

Brooklyn

Woman guns down street harasser

ATLANTA — On Saturday afternoon, a woman shot and killed a man who was harassing her for almost a week, according to deputies at the Atlanta Police Department. 164 more words

Rape Culture

NO

I hate that “No” can’t be an option

That the word cannot leave my lips

Without your fists clenching

My lips quiver

“No” begging to escape… 211 more words

Street harassment in other countries

My experience in four different countries this summer has shown me that street harassment towards women is not just US problem, it’s global, societal problem. Street harassment is any unwanted comments or actions that can take place in broad daylight or nighttime against women who are just walking along. 570 more words

Feminism

#18: How skinning my knee helped me regain some confidence

Back in November, I was walking home in a new pair of shoes. Because I wasn’t quite used to them yet and I was talking to someone on Instagram, I tripped and fell over, dropping my phone and my dignity in the process. 630 more words