street harassment

Why I now say “no” to street harassment cat calling

Fellas, Street Harassment is Never the Way to Hit on Women

Recently, while browsing through my Twitter timeline, I came across a raw, heartfelt and insightful…

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Fragile Male Egos Are Not Only Unattractive, They’re Dangerous

My husband and I will be celebrating our fifth anniversary in just a few months,…

Why I now say “no” to street harassment cat calling

Breaking Up with Street Harassment

Fifteen-year-old Veralyn would have chuckled at the idea of one day organizing to stop street…

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Why Black Men Must Take Responsibility for Ending Street Harassment of Black Women

Despite what some brothers may have you believe, street harassment is not some petty White…

What You NEED to Know About Street Harassment

The now-infamous video of a young White woman walking the streets of New York City is…

'Even If You Don't Like It, You're Supposed to Appear That You Do'

Black Women and Street Harassment

In what ways do you feel that Black women are particularly vulnerable? We've been talking…

Street Harassment: The Black Girl’s Bar Mitzvah

How Street Harassment is a Rite of Passage for Black Girls

Ask any Black woman you know, and she’ll probably tell you street harassment has happened…

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Why Women Are Asked to Smile

Back in April the comedy website Funny or Die created a PSA video about a…

Street Artist Schools Men on the Dangers of Catcalling

We have to continually discuss street harassment because it is an issue that plagues the…

Street Harassment: Catcalling and Rape Culture

This week is the 2nd annual International Anti-Street Harassment Week.  Founded by Holly Kearl, International…