“Nothing actually happened.” How women downplay abuse and what dating apps can do about it

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Samantha’s Experience

“Nothing actually happened — it was just a very creepy walk.”

I actually do find it a bit funny, cause I’m like “why do you feel the need to send that?” […] I actually find it a form of sexual harassment. It’s unsolicited, I didn’t ask for it. Especially when they do it multiple times. I do see that as a form of sexual harassment

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