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Is catcalling really a clueless call for attention?

“This American Life” made me wonder why anti-catcalling stories fall on deaf ears

I was walking around downtown Chicago and I saw him — 6'5, muscular, Kit Kat complexion, light facial hair, and wearing one of those M&M race car jackets that were stylish in hip-hop at the time. I looked at him. He looked at me. I kept



Let’s chat about my oddball thoughts on family, relationships and activism — with a dose of comedy, too.

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Shamontiel L. Vaughn

When I'm not writing about news, politics and relationships on "We Need to Talk" or cracking jokes on "Tickled," find me on Substack. Visit Shamontiel.com