HollabackPHILLY’s Anti-Street Harassment Campaign

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“Hollaback is a movement to end street harassment powered by a network of local activists around the world.  We work together to better understand street harassment, to ignite public conversations, and to develop innovative strategies to ensure equal access to public spaces.”

Additional Resources:  http://www.thefrisky.com/2013-04-15/hollaback-philly-debuts-rad-new-anti-street-harassment-psas/

Dove’s “Real Beauty Sketches”

By this point, everyone has seen it.  The “powerful” and “inspiring” new commercial from Dove.

I saw it and–like everyone else–was moved.  But not in the direction Dove wanted me to be.

Since someone has already summed up exactly how I feel about this, here is her article on the subject:

Why Dove’s “Real Beauty Sketches” Video Makes Me Uncomfortable… and Kind of Makes Me Angry