Why Women Smile at Men Who Sexually Harass Us
Hanna Brooks Olsen

I could feel my blood boil as I read this. Because it’s happened to me. And like you said, it’s happened to EVERY woman. I feel myself bristling when I realize there’s just a man waiting at the bus stop while I am. Is it ridiculous? No. Because previous encounters have created a reaction so deep it becomes INSTINCT.

Show your support

Clapping shows how much you appreciated Erin Spaulding’s story.