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Street Harassment

Study: The Surprising Consequences of Street Harrasment, and How to Combat It

Study: The Surprising Consequences of Street Harrasment, and How to Combat It

Sixty-five percent of American women have experienced unwanted attention on the street, and the consequences that follow linger long after the inciden... Read More »

These Tweets Prove #NoWomanEver Enjoys Being Harassed or Catcalled

These Tweets Prove #NoWomanEver Enjoys Being Harassed or Catcalled

This weekend, women punctuated their tweets with the hashtag #NoWomanEver to show the dreadful street harassment they regularly face and to attest tha... Read More »

Hollaback Invites You to Fight Back Against Sexual Harassment

Hollaback Invites You to Fight Back Against Sexual Harassment

MAKER Emily May's kick-butt organization Hollaback, a nonprofit and movement to end street harassment, is having its HOLLA::Revolution event this week... Read More »

Female Writer Says She Likes Being Cat-Called

Female Writer Says She Likes Being Cat-Called

Doree Lewak thinks cat-calls are the ultimate ego boost. In a recent story for the New York Post, the writer lists the things she likes most about bei... Read More »