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“If Catcalls were Compliments”

Resources | on December, 18, 2014 | by | 0 Comments

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New Research: Sexual Harassment is Traumatizing for Women

Resources | on December, 18, 2014 | by | 0 Comments

This will surprise no one who has experienced street harassment, but it is good to have the evidence and data to support how we feel: Via Ravishly: “New research provides evidence that sexual harassment is, in fact, traumatizing for women—especially for those who have experienced sexual abuse. The study, conducted by a team of seven women [...]

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Get signed book for $20 donation

street harassment | on December, 18, 2014 | by | 0 Comments

Let me help you with your feminist holiday gift shopping. Anyone who donates $20+ by tomorrow, Friday, December 19, 3 p.m. ET, can request a personalized, signed copy of the 50 Stories about Stopping Street Harassers book + SSH stickers and I will mail it in the 4 p.m. mail. After you donate, email me [...]

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#IllRideWithYou

News stories | on December, 15, 2014 | by | 0 Comments

This is nice, hopeful, decent! Via NBC News: “Twitter users pledged their support for Australian Muslims facing a possible backlash as a suspected Islamist gunman took hostages in a Sydney cafe. The hashtag #IllRideWithYou trended globally as unconfirmed reports suggest that women in traditional Muslim dress had been intimidated on public transport in Sydney. Australian Muslim [...]

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DC Justice for All March

street harassment | on December, 13, 2014 | by | 0 Comments

I attended the Justice for All rally and march in Washington, DC today. We need police reform and we need to work toward a society where there is no racism, sexism, homophobia, discrimination, etc. #BlackLivesMatter #StandUpDontShoot #JusticeforAll Via the Washington Post: “Thousands of demonstrators streamed down Pennsylvania Avenue on Saturday, shouting “Black lives matter,” “Hands [...]

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Egypt: Towards a Safer City Report

Resources | on December, 12, 2014 | by | 0 Comments

From our friends at HarassMap in Egypt: “After two years of hard work, HarassMap is pleased to share with you the publication of its study “Towards a Safer City”. This study is considered a pioneer one, as it examines the effectiveness of technologies in gathering data on incidents of sexual harassment in Egypt. The study [...]

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Viral Videos from Latin America Address Street Harassment

Resources, street harassment | on December, 11, 2014 | by | 0 Comments

Yes! More viral videos on street harassment, this time from Latin America. Via Global Voices Online: “In Peru, street harassment is a reality that many women have to deal with, even on public transportation.Natalia Málaga, a former volleyball player who now coaches the Peruvian national women’s team, is the face of the “Sílbale a tu madre” (Catcall [...]

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