Man Sentenced For Assaulting Woman Who Didn’t Thank Him For Holding Door Open
Hey everyone, thanks for all the great (and some, not so great) comments about my story, “Sexism is hard to explain.” As I was going through all of the comments about why I didn’t just say no, or move on, or do my own thing, let me sum it up with a story from today.
Last March, Darryl Gillyard assaulted a pregnant 22-year-old woman after she didn't thank him for opening a door for…www.theroot.com
Dudes getting pissed and violent because women don’t do exactly as they’re expected. It happens a lot.
I don’t risk getting yelled at, getting assaulted or otherwise having someone make a scene. I’ve been the victim of assault from men. I’m scared. That’s why.