Videos like the one below undermine the seriousness of Sexual Harassment This video is almost like wishful thinking, a quick, easy solution to a problem nobody seems to take seriously.
The High Court of Bangladesh declared on 26 January, 2011 stalking of girls and women illegal, and directed the government to consider the offence as sexual harassment instead of the term Eve Teasing. The court’s ruling came amid growing incidences of stalking that led many victims to commit suicide.
Is stalking of girls and women illegal in India?
Hollaback is a global movement dedicated to ending street harassment. Hollaback Mumbai says,
If you feel like you have been harassed, we want to hear about it. Tell us your story. Or send us a drawing, a picture, a poem, a song, a picture of a piece of string that you tied into several knots because you were so frustrated. We are working on SMS capabilities so that you can SMS us when you have been harassed.
Visit www.mumbai.ihollaback.org for more details.