Tag Archives: Sexual harassment

Letters to the Editor: Let us remake ourselves, our towns and society in a more rational fashion

McKinley again?!? His head is once again on the chopping block, which happens about every 20 years. Whether to keep him or not, that’s always the big question. However, there are a few other things to consider. The McKinley statue was a gift to the City of Arcata and that gift was accepted by a

And your point would be…? Part 3

 Note: In previous installments, we defined the continuing problem with verbal harassment of women on Arcata’s streets. This week, we wrap the series with a look at resources for abating the problem. – Ed. Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union ARCATA – Do the men who say stuff to women really expect them to respond positively,

The verbal harassment chronicles, part 2

Note: Last week, we detailed the daily barrage of catcalls and other inappropriate comments that Arcata women must endure every day. This week we look at avoidance strategies and other responses. –Ed. Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union ARCATA – If the relentless din of foul encounters wasn’t bothersome enough, the certainty of more to