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My daughter is 12—here’s how I spoke to her about sexual harassment

MPs have warned that sexual harassment is widespread in the UK. I wish I could shield my daughter from it—but in reality, I know I have to prepare her

By Hannah Storm  

A report published this month revealed that one in three girls have experienced harassment while in their school uniform. Sadly, the figures came as no surprise to me.

It’s something I am trying my best to shield my daughter from. But the truth is I won’t always be able to protect her, so I need to help her understand how to avoid, respond to and deal with the gendered abuse she’s likely to…

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