Street Harassment

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Young women still don’t feel safe in Britain’s public spaces, and it’s not OK

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    This viral Twitter thread explains what really happens when women smile on demand

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    Anna Faris was banned from New Zealand for speaking out against cat callers

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Misogyny hate crime
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Misogyny deserves to be made a hate crime. Here’s how to help make it happen

Let’s unpack what treating misogyny as a hate crime would really mean for women in England and Wales. Spoiler: no one’s getting arrested for wolf whistling.

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Moya Crockett
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These 7 steps would help stamp out street harassment, according to MPs

The Women and Equalities Committee is calling on the government to do much, much more to end the harassment of women and girls.

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Moya Crockett
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This horrific catcalling video has changed legislation

The ‘Paris harasser’ is every woman’s worst nightmare.

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Susan Devaney
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Video of French woman slapped by street harasser goes viral

The student was hit in the face by a man who had been repeatedly catcalling her.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Why misogyny could soon become a hate crime in the UK

“Misogyny is the soil in which violence against women and girls grows.”

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Why women are using chalk and Instagram to stop street harassment

“Hey pretty young thing, give me your number.”

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Susan Devaney
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"Stop 'tat-calling' women – our tattoos aren't for you"

A woman having tattoos doesn't mean she wants to be harassed

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Emily Reynolds
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“France banning wolf-whistling is a good start – but it’s not enough”

We can’t kid ourselves that this kind of gesture will change women’s lives.

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Moya Crockett
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Woman run over by man on moped after ignoring catcalls

“He took a weapon and he used it…”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Chelsea Handler’s powerful message to men who tell women to smile

“Who the f**k are you to tell us to smile?”

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Kayleigh Dray
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