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Like millions of other people, I was fortunate enough to come across the viral video, Ten Hours of Walking In New York, created by one Hollaback Project which purports to demonstrate what its like to be a woman(Shoshana Roberts) walking in public in New York.
I followed the aftermath of this video and I have to say: I’m disgusted. Disgusted by the feminists who put this together. As usual, feminists have done a great job of addressing the symptom, not the problem and in the process, further undermined their own cause.
The latent fears of women worldwide are being stirred by the misguided agenda of a group that knows exactly how to manipulate women by creating an issue where nothing really exists. Yes, I said it: street harassment exists, but its not an issue deserving the attention its currently receiving.
I should, know- I spent years approaching hundreds women in public. My interactions with most of them where overwhelmingly positive. Sure, a few women ignored me,but they were the exception. Most women were pleasant, agreeable to my approach, and didn’t object to giving out their phone numbers. I dated a handful and even hooked up with some of them within a few hours of stopping them on a busy street. Yes, this was before Tinder.Continue Reading