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Major faculty youngsters ought to be taught about misogyny, Sadiq Khan says


Boys in major faculty ought to be taught about misogyny to allow them to be taught the significance of respecting girls and women, Sadiq Khan has stated.

The mayor of London believes his new marketing campaign might affect boys and males to name out sexism after they see and listen to it amongst their friends.

He additionally reiterated his name for misogyny to be made a hate crime.

Mr Khan instructed Good Morning Britain (GMB) that it’s “essential” that training about misogyny “begins at a younger age” in order that boys can be taught that “typically inappropriate attitudes result in inappropriate behaviour.”

Quite a lot of soccer golf equipment in London are additionally supporting the marketing campaign by displaying its posters of their stadiums, to encourage folks to take a stand towards sexism.

The posters are displayed within the males’s bogs of some golf equipment reminiscent of Crystal Palace, which will probably be enjoying Manchester Metropolis on Monday. Throughout half-time, Metropolis Corridor’s marketing campaign video will probably be premiered.

A scene within the marketing campaign video reveals an erratic man harassing a girl exterior a store at evening whereas all however one in every of his mates chuckle as she turns into visibly upset.

Mr Khan instructed the GMB hosts that, some years in the past, it was authorized to “upskirt” – take a photograph up somebody’s skirt – an act that’s now a criminal offense however is “nonetheless a standard expertise”.

The mayor, as a part of his marketing campaign, visited Crystal Palace FC’s stadium Selhurst Park in south London, the place he met supervisor Patrick Vieira.

Crystal Palace FC’s Selhurst Park stadium in south London

(Getty Photos)

On the stadium, Mr Khan stated: “The truth is what can typically start as inappropriate attitudes and inappropriate behaviour can lead in the direction of violence towards girls and women.

“It’s heartbreaking that over the past 12 months throughout our nation 127 girls have misplaced their lives by the hands of males.

“And this marketing campaign is about ensuring we, as males, aren’t bystanders when you recognize a few of our mates could also be performing inappropriately.”

The marketing campaign bears the message: “Male violence towards girls and women begins with phrases. In case you see it occurring, have a phrase with your self, then your mates.”

Final 12 months noticed the kidnap, rape and homicide of Sarah Everard, the suspected murder-suicide of Gracie Spinks, and the deaths of police group help officer Julia James and trainer Sabina Nessa.

Sarah Everard was kidnapped, raped and murdered by police officer Wayne Couzens

(Household handout/PA)

Mr Khan stated: “The terrible abduction and homicide of Sarah Everard delivered to the fore what many ladies and women expertise each day, which is sexual harassment, inappropriate touching, violence.

“Many ladies throughout our nation, together with in London, don’t exit at sure occasions of the day as a result of they’re frightened for his or her security, they put on totally different footwear as a result of they should run shortly in the event that they’re being chased, and there are specific components of our metropolis they don’t go to.”

He went on: “That may’t be proper in probably the most progressive, best metropolis on the earth.

“We’ve obtained to begin in major faculties in relation to relationship training for boys. What’s a wholesome relationship? What is acceptable and inappropriate attitudes and behavior?”

Analysis by UN Girls UK reveals 71 per cent of girls have skilled some type of sexual harassment in a public area.




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