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“I saw him following me I was so scared”

Stories, street harassment | on August, 02, 2015 | by | 0 Comments

Yesterday I was walking along a street and then this boy started staring at me and he smiled also!! I turned my head after a few minutes I saw him following me I was so scared. My father was a little bit far and I went to him and turned to see if the boy […]

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Five men surrounded me and tried to get me in their car

Stories, street harassment | on August, 01, 2015 | by | 0 Comments

My story starts with me walking downtown in Saskatoon from my car to the mall for my shift at work. In an ugly uniform, broad daylight, two o’clock in the afternoon. I had to cross a parking lot and an alley between a couple of businesses and a car with five young but big guys […]

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“I started saying over and over that I needed to go”

Stories, street harassment | on July, 30, 2015 | by | 0 Comments

I was returning to the parking lot where I parked my car and I saw a man standing right near my car. When I got closer, he told me he was homeless and asked if I could give him some money for food, and I gave him some money. He thanked me, but then it […]

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“I refused to cry until I got home”

Stories, street harassment | on July, 29, 2015 | by | 0 Comments

I got off of the bus on the way home. As soon as the bus left my stop I was waiting to cross the street, but a black car went flying by. The guy on the passenger side had his window rolled down and he yelled, ʺF***ng Whore!ʺ I was shocked it took me an […]

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“This evil harassment makes my life intolerable”

Stories, street harassment | on July, 28, 2015 | by | 0 Comments

Whenever I go shopping in a supermarket, or a mall, I find myself being followed by crude, loud people. In fact it seems that everybody – especially hard-faced women – are giving me evil stares, coughing at me etc. This evil harassment makes my life intolerable. It is bullying and happens even if I am […]

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“Made a comment about my ‘booty'”

Stories, street harassment | on July, 27, 2015 | by | 0 Comments

I was taking a walk and a group of teenage guys rolled down their window and made a comment about my ʺbooty.ʺ I flipped them off as they drove away. – Anonymous Location: O’Fallon, MO, USA. In my neighborhood Share your street harassment story for the blog. See the book 50 Stories about Stopping Street Harassers for more […]

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“I did not want to put myself in danger”

Stories, street harassment | on July, 27, 2015 | by | 0 Comments

I was walking to a club in Amsterdam with a group of six girls and a guy. It was approximately 2 a.m. I am 18 years old but I look younger, and I was wearing no make-up, a knee-length skirt and sneakers. My friend stopped in a shop to get a sandwich and I walked […]

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