When I read this article, I was stunned. Like the author states, her rescue of these young girls from grown men should have been the end of that night. She should be with us, heralded a hero, and speaking on news shows. Instead, her parents were forced to let her go on the very same day they brought her into this world, 23 years later due to the aggressive retaliation of one of the men she stood up to. His pride, his manliness had been injured, and the payment was her life. That is why we need feminism.
Read more about this tragedy here: Honoring German student Tugce Albayrak, who died defending teen girls from harassment.