Teaching Hipsters About Safety

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Katie Osborn is used to watching her back. The twenty-three year-old was regularly trailed to the subway by a leering man who waited around the corner from the Long Island City, Queens, bike shop where she worked. He catcalled her and shouted lewd remarks. “Eventually, I had friends pick me up to drive me to the subway,” she says.

Osborn lives in Brooklyn’s South Slope neighborhood. “I’ve walked around this area at all times of the...

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