Girl Meets World: A Feminist Analysis

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The first time I remember being catcalled I was 16 years old walking from the parking lot to my high school. The parking lot was only three blocks away, but it still gave the two grown men slowly following me in their car enough time to repeatedly ask me what grade I was in. Almost 10 years later, I still remember that day. I still remember what I was wearing. I still remember feeling every inch of my body burn hot with shame as I felt their eyes on me. This experience is all too common for women. And it usually starts at a young age. In an interview published Wednesday, 14-year-old “Girl Meets World” actress Rowan Blanchard revealed that her feminist activism was sparked after a similar encounter she had with a man at just 12 years old.
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