The group of boys or men who bully needs to demonstrate their power and strengthen their collective ties. They do it to reaffirm their masculinity, as a diversion, which increases the terror of women. This is how some of them tell us, harassed especially in the street, at night and going alone … He returned at 9 o'clock at night when a car stopped and two men got off. They followed me and I ran until I got home … (16-year-old girl) … It was night, two men grabbed me and cornered me against the wall. They started to touch me but I took them off and ran … (23 year old woman). A panic that they get with lascivious comments, follow-ups, verbal threats, insistent glances or touching. Unfortunately, most of the witnesses of these street harassments do not intervene. The Plan International report draws a map of insecurity in cities such as Madrid. Indicates black points where a stalker and a woman with fear are indicated.
2019-04-10 08:47:08 – ATLAS Agency