A woman raped in front of several apartment buildings and murdered and no one called the police.
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Kitty Genovese was a lesbian who worked at a bar.
She was followed home and attacked – people shouted from windows, she cried for help.
The man ran off. Phone calls where made, the police delayed.
She got into the apartment hallway, hers upstairs, where her partner, reported roommate was.
A Gay man on the first floor was too scared to get involved and saw her alive and dying and to his the indifferent quote is jarred from context.
It was not until after 9/11 that she and many others in the building were queer became part of a story that everyone knew, but not paid attention to.
she was the Minister of the Status of Women who removed “equality” from it’s mandate and oversaw a reduction from 17 offices to 5 and caused a massive de-funding of women’s community centres and impacting Battered Women’s Shelters. eventually causing the Winnipeg Women’s Health collective to end after several decades of operationand her finest moment for women: