Actress receives threats of rape after sharing her street harassment video!

Actress receives threats of rape after sharing her street harassment video!

By: || Updated: 01 Jan 1970 12:00 AM
New Delhi: A two- minute video named "10 Hours of Walking in NYC as a Woman” showcasing Hollywood actress Shoshana B. Roberts is going viral. She is walking on the streets of Manhattan, New York in jeans and a T-shirt and is being harassed by countless men continuously.


 


 


 


This has once again raised the question on women safety and security in not just India but around the globe.


 


In the video, when she tries hard to ignore them, she had to listen comments like “You should say thank you more” and also that she is being rude. It also said in the video that she faced over 100 instances of street harassment within 10 hours.


 


This video was shot in order to raise charity for Hollaback and aimed at showing what level of harassment a girl has to face in order to walk on the streets freely. Hollaback is a movement to end street harassment powered by a network of local activists around the world.


 


According to the reports, the actress and also the organizers are receiving threats of rape and violence after the video went viral.


 


The degree to which Shoshana was harassed is really shocking. Here is the full video: