NYC's health department says smoker's cough makes women "unattractive." Well, I think sexism makes THEM unattractive. So there.
I Can't Ignore The Obvious Racial Bias of That Hollaback Street Harassment Video (And Other Problematic PSAs)
I truly believe that we’re all in this together. But am I salty that this one video of a white-appearing woman being harassed almost exclusively by black men is the one that went viral? You bet.
I think the concept of riding a bike is as metaphoric as you can get here. It shows that the idea of putting one foot in front of the other and asserting oneself in order to move forward is universal -- not just applying to the momentum of a thing on wheels.
PSAs clearly align with archetypes of good and evil. Expressing anger through actions? Evil. George Zimmerman killing an unarmed teenager? Not evil.