It’s just a whistle, right? It’s harmless flirting, some might think? Think again. Many women feel belittled and abused by it, and do whatever they can to make it stop.

20-year-old Amsterdam-based student Noa Jansma was getting fed-up with cat calls everywhere she went, so she decided to do something about it… She began taking selfies with all the guys that were cat-calling her so that she could do her part to put a face on what she, and many others, believe is sexual harassment.

But she didn’t stop there, either. She opened her @dearcatcallers Instagram page for outside submissions, hoping to spread the conversation around the world. And it’s working. In her home country, The Netherlands, starting next year cat callers can be fined up to 200 euros.

Cat Caller Selfies shared by Noa Jansma, along with many of her experiences with each (in her own words)…

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So… What do you think? Do you think cat calls are just silly meaningless gestures? Do you think they’re abuse? Or do you think it’s somewhere in between, depending on the situation?