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2022-04-05
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'It's a really powerful thing': Why police forces are being urged to record misogyny as a hate crime - Today News Post Today News || UK News

Campaigners are calling for all police forces to record hate crimes against women – a move the prime minister has said would put an extra burden on officersManitoba scraped throug.

When Clare was harassed by a stranger in the street after a night out in 2018 she was angry, but not surprised.

“I’m not saying harassment doesn’t happen to men but it’s not endemic. Men are not going out every Saturday night and being felt up in bars and clubs so that they actually consider it a normal part of a night out, which is what it is for women.”

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Clare was harassed by a stranger in the street after a night out in 2018

After a man approached her outside a club in Nottingham, making strange requests that she felt were sexual in nature2021, she decided to go to the police.

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