*I personally don’t think there is a woman alive who hasn’t experienced some form of harassment as she walked down the street. It could’ve been an unwelcome catcall like, “Hey baby, do fries come with that shake?” or “Hey, can I get your number?”
NewsOne spoke to women in New York City and asked for suggestions on how they would want someone to help them out of an uncomfortable situation on the street. And if you are a man that has seen a woman being harassed, they share how you might go about intervening and defending her.
On July 10, NewsOne and special guest @FeministaJones, hosted a town hall on Twitter on the issue of street harassment and discussed practical ways to help stop the harassment using the hashtag #YouOKSis?
Check out the NewsOne video here to see what women have to say about street harassment.