street harassment

street harassment

Feminism and "street harassment"

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Hello. This is a very unplanned video I made a bit hastily in the spur of the moment so it's a bit rambly and all over the place but it is essentially just me commenting on (*rambling about) some widespread attitudes regarding so called "street harassment" within the feminist movement. - Denise ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ LINKS Video I'm responing to ("Can men just not? Being objectified and why I am a feminist") https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xc8uFkH-hpQ Article from everydayfeminism.com ("6 Things You Might Not Think Are Harassment, But Definitely Are") http://everydayfeminism.com/2015/01/this-is-also-harassment/ The Verge article ("I don't care if you landed a spacecraft on a comet, your shirt is sexist and ostracizing") http://www.theverge.com/2014/11/13/7213819/your-bowling-shirt-is-holding-back-progress Christina Hoff Sommers on the catcalling video ("What the catcalling video gets wrong") https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T2NUk5AFImw UNODC homicide statistics https://www.google.se/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=4&cad=rja&uact=8&ved=0CCkQFjAD&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.unodc.org%2Fdocuments%2Fdata-and-analysis%2Fstatistics%2FHomicide%2FHomicides_by_sex.xls&ei=YpCOVZX6CqufygPy-rPwCw&usg=AFQjCNFIcm9Uwuoq3Ijtt2tx6w6GYkyC2A&sig2=uv4nNYMgPjEVHgEO09cunA "Wimbledon bosses forced to apologise for tweeting 'sexist' Athena Tennis Girl poster" http://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/wimbledon-bosses-forced-to-apologise-for-tweeting-sexist-athena-tennis-girl-poster-10118776.html "All England Club forced to apologise after Twitter furore as cheeky Tennis Girl poster is used to promote exhibition at Wimbledon" http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sport/tennis/article-3002193/All-England-Club-forced-apologise-Twitter-furore-cheeky-Tennis-Girl-poster-used-promote-exhibition-Wimbledon.html Women and driving in Saudi Arabia http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/dec/25/women-charged-saudi-arabia-driving-ban-terror-court http://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-30602155 Catcalling video by Hollaback ("10 Hours of Walking in NYC as a Woman") https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b1XGPvbWn0A ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- MUSIC "Early Riser" "Pamgea" "Wallpaper" "Oddyssey" "Who Likes To Party" "Electro Cabello" by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/