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WATCH: Hidden camera catches street harassment in action

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A woman walked silently around New York City for 10 hours to document street harassment. A woman walked silently around New York City for 10 hours to document street harassment.
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Disclaimer: The video above contains language some people may find offensive.

Just how difficult is it to be a woman in the city? Actress Shoshana B. Roberts walked the streets of New York City for 10 hours with a hidden camera to document the ubiquitous presence of street harassment, a form of sexual harassment that takes place in public spaces.

Roberts, wearing a T-shirt and jeans, walked silently around New York and was yelled at, whistled at and generally bothered throughout a two-minute video that's getting a lot of attention on social media. You see men ask her how she's doing, say things like "I just saw a million dollars," or "Someone's acknowledging you for being beautiful. You should say thank you more." In one case, a man just walked next to Roberts for five minutes.

Text near the end of the video reports that there were over 100 instances of street harassment recorded during her 10-hour walk. The video was created by Hollaback!, a nonprofit organization dedicated to bringing an end to street harassment. Watch the video above and let us know what you think.

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