It is not eve-teasing or boys just being boys or natural to admire someone, it is street harassment.
In our society, it’s not always strangers who harass or molest women-- women are not safe from family members, too
Dear road starers, screamers, cat-calling maniacs, roadside abuse Romeos of India – keep your eyes, arms and bodies where they belong.
Do people still think that sexual harassment cannot happen when a woman covers herself in a burqa?
Is sexual harassment at the workplace only restricted to touching and groping?
These acts of harassment don’t make you strong. You are weak. So weak. Because, you are scared of a woman’s sexuality.
Either we can all live with fear adjusting to the rules set forward by those who protect the potential rapists or fight Back!
Fact-of-the matter is that no city is safe for women. So while my apprehensions of street harassment in Bengaluru is a state of mind the experience was real.
Most of all it is important to raise a voice against sexual harassment and misbehavior in modes of public transport by defending yourself in vigilance.
The fury behind the slap I gave nearly 2 years back is intact. How I wish that the mind behind that slap was free of fear and harassment as well.