Category: street

The Sneak Attack

This was a quick mumbling of “thank you sexY for being so sexy’ just as I was climbing into my boyfriend’s car. Typically I only get harassed when I’m alone (because some men respect other men and but only see women as their ‘property’ or some shit), so this was rare and exciting!….. He also … Continued

New Submission : Please do not tap on glass

  In this street harassment story, I was apparently presumed by a group of construction workers to be on the same level as a zoo animal on the other side of a piece of glass. They were eating lunch at a table by a window at a place called Yummy Teriyaki. I was running an … Continued

So what is Street Harassment, exactly?

Need some help recognizing street harassment? Maybe you have heard this term being used a lot lately, likely due to the fact that it is International Anti Street Harassment Week, and so it seems to be on everyone’s radar. Maybe you aren’t super clear on what IS street harassment and what is just “being friendly.” … Continued

What’s Your Number?

April is home to International Anti Street Harassment Week, which runs April 12-19th.  Here in Vancouver we are kicking it up a notch and running multiple events all month long – turning April into our BIGGEST MONTH YET!  We have campaigns, art shows, and an exciting collaboration to announce in the next 2 weeks!   … Continued

Cab Story from S.F

I called a cab to pick me up at my house and take me to a show at the Biltmore. About 3 minutes into the ride, the driver asked if I was an “escort.” I had him repeat the question 3 times, as I was not sure I heard him right. The third time he … Continued

Chesterfield Story

I was walking down first and chesterfield to meet my dad at a local park. I had my head down on my phone , an older man was sitting at a bus stop bench and whistled at me. He and his friend continued to laugh and I quickly went on my way . I’m 15.

Anne’s Story

I was walking home around 9pm and passed by the Legion at the corner of Alma & Broadway.   There are often people smoking around the building, but they usually don’t bother you. Tonight though, one man called at me, “Hey pretty girl.” I ignored him and kept walking.   A few second later I … Continued

SA’s Story

I was walking home this afternoon and was walking through the bus loop because it’s a shortcut. I notice this guy a few feet in front of me looking at me and trying to make eye contact (I was wearing sunglasses) Thinking he just wants to know the time, I stop and ask him ‘can … Continued

Humiliated and Violated

Today at about 7:00 I was walking home from my friends house and crossing the street at the lights. When I was walking across a boy yelled out the window “Matt wants to fuck you!” What made it worse was I recognized the boy and his friends from the school I recently graduated from. They … Continued