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Beijing looks to women-only subway cars to protect women from sexual harassment

Two high-ranking political advisors are calling on Beijing to start offering women-only subway cars during rush hour as a way to protect women from sexual harassment.

China’s capital is one of several cities around the world to consider women-only public transportation writes Quartz, but they should know that it’s no cure: more than 100 years after the world’s first gender-segregated transit option was introduced, women are still being harassed and groped more than ever—often in the same cities that have introduced such policies.