03-31-2017 RAPE

Dick Rape Seat Installed On Mexico Trains By Feminists

Travelers on the Mexico City Metro recently spotted this rather unusual looking seat - with a penis and protruding male chest built into the molded plastic, and a sign labeling the seat 'for men only'.

The seat features in an online video in which a number of male passengers appear shocked as they attempt to sit down. A sign on the floor immediately below the seat reads: "It is annoying to travel this way, but not compared to the sexual violence women suffer in their daily commutes."

The seat - and the video - are part of a campaign by the United Nations and the Mexico City authorities to combat sexual harassment on the city's public transport network.

"9 out of 10 women in Mexico City have been victims of some form of sexual violence in their daily transfers," the video concludes. Titled 'No Es De Hombres', the campaign employs 'social experiments' in which men are exposed to situations commonly experienced by women on public transport.

In another video, male passengers waiting on a metro platform see images of their buttocks displayed onto screens hanging opposite.

The campaign has been praised for its focus on unacceptable male behavior - but others have criticized for failing to address the root causes of harassment of women in Mexico.

At the launch of the campaign earlier this month Ana Güezmes of UN Women Mexico said: "Most men do not consider sexual harassment as violence. Saying things to a women, whistling at them, are considered absolutely normal.

"The campaign seeks to change (this view), to stop men thinking that sexual harassment is normal. "There are many men who do not harass and we want these men to be brave and go out and say that this is not normal."

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