The video has more than 8.1 million views on YouTube and over 42,000 comments
Some of the threats have gone directly to Shoshanna Roberts’ personal email accounts, the Wall Street Journal reports.
The video, “10 Hours of Walking in NYC as a Woman,” had over 8.1 million views on YouTube as of late Wednesday afternoon, and many derogatory comments—including one that says “this is exactly why women aren’t supposed to leave the kitchen.”
Despite the backlash, the video, which was created by the anti-street harassment organization “Hollaback!”, has become the latest fodder in an ongoing conversation about street harassment. You can see the video below.