7 Countries That Are Cracking Down on Catcallers
Time's up for sexual harassment! From hefty fines to imprisonment, here's how these countries are taking the streets back from catcallers once and for all.
The Problem of Street Harassment
Catcalling. Inappropriate gestures. Verbal abuse. Society has long regarded these as the unavoidable occupational hazards of being a woman. But in a world where 84 percent of women have experienced street harassment before the age of 17, it's no longer possible to sweep the problem under the rug. Here's how these countries are making large strides to put an end to catcalling for good.