Why Street Harassment Sucks, and What We Can Do About It

Street harassment is a phenomenon all too familiar to most women, but it’s something they often feel powerless to stop.

Kat Lazo addresses male feminist allies–as well as the women who encounter street harassment–and explains what we can do to fight this pervasive form of misogyny.

Watch as she shares her own story of street harassment, and ways she recommends handling similar situations.

Kat Lazo is a Contributing Vlogger for Everyday Feminism. She’s a self-proclaimed social commentator, media critic, and overall, a woman who questions everything. Having studied Advertising and Marketing Communications at the Fashion Institute of Technology, she’s ready to add some feminism to the ad world. Check out more of her writing at TheeKatsMeoww, watch her videos on YouTube, and follow on Twitter @TheeKatsMeoww, Facebook and Tumblr. Read her articles here.