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“Ooh yeah I like that ass”

Stories, street harassment | on September, 15, 2014 | by | 0 Comments

As a senior now living in L.A I’ve experienced my fair share of street harassment. I was a freshman the first time I was harassed. I remember it very clearly. I was walking home from school alone when I saw two men leaning against a wall smoking. They looked about twenty, and as I walked [...]

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“Look them in the eyes and tell them you don’t care”

Stories, street harassment | on September, 15, 2014 | by | 0 Comments

I get harassed a lot where I work. Two of my customers have gone so far as stalking. Well I finally picked up some courage. A customer of mine had the nerve to approach my register and tell me I was beautiful and then he asked what time I got off because he wanted to [...]

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“I had a weird feeling that I might be followed”

Stories, street harassment | on September, 11, 2014 | by | 0 Comments

I was at the train station and had a weird feeling that I might be followed. Since there were so many people going around I didn’t think I was right. So, I got to the escalator with my bag and suddenly a man started moaning right into my ear and got really close from behind, [...]

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“While he was staring at me and miming groping me”

street harassment | on September, 11, 2014 | by | 0 Comments

The other day, I was waiting for the bus after work, when an old man, possibly homeless, walked past me, blatantly looking my body up and down. I ignored him and avoided eye contact when he tried to make it. He doubled back to walk past me again, stopping a few feet away, then began [...]

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“Now I’m too frightened to go out alone at night”

Stories, street harassment | on September, 10, 2014 | by | 0 Comments

I’ve been living in Copenhagen for the last couple months, and had never felt any danger until I moved from the relaxed, canal-lined Christianshavn to the inner city feeling Bispebjerg. I’ve lived in various metropolitan cities like Paris, New York and Barcelona where you know to always keep your guard up, and for the most [...]

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“It is a shame that women are made to feel this way”

Stories, street harassment | on September, 10, 2014 | by | 0 Comments

I am 5′ 8 and 230 lbs. I am now a vegan, have been one for three weeks, and I have been cycling in order to lose weight. I was just harassed while riding on the street. A piece of shit in a black car honked at me. He yelled, “Yeah baby” as I was [...]

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“Where it was darkest was where I was harassed”

Stories, street harassment | on September, 10, 2014 | by | 0 Comments

I was walking on a sidewalk in downtown Washington, D.C. when a group of four men closed in on me. One guy extended his arm to try to get a “high five” with a “hug” and wouldn’t let me pass until I acknowledged him. It was either to jump into traffic or remain cornered by [...]

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