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Catcall video (credit: YouTube)

Group: Woman In NYC Catcall Video Receives Rape Threats Online

The woman featured in a YouTube video being catcalled in New York City is now receiving rape threats online, according to the organization that posted the clip.

10/29/2014

Apple iPhone 4s (file / credit: Michael Nagle/Getty Images)

New York City Looks To Battle Catcalling With Smartphone App

Council Speaker Christine Quinn and Council Member Julissa Ferreras have reportedly set aside $20,000 to develop technology which would allow women to report catcalling cases and upload pictures from their smartphones of men engaged in the act.

04/24/2012

NYC street harassment hearing

NYC Women Demand ‘Harassment-Free Zones’

For years women and young girls have put up with cat calls, lewd comments and much worse on the streets. Now they’re fighting back stronger than ever.

10/28/2010