Tag: harassment

New Submission – He Doesn’t Care

After a concert me and my friend where walking down the street when a man grabs my friends arm as we walk by to stop her and says “hey” she is flustered and I tell him how its not ok to grab people. He doesnt care.     [got_back]

New Submission – flasher

I was walking home alone at night when a man, the only other person around. Pulled out his genitals. He stood on the sidewalk and I had to walk past him to get home.   [got_back]

New submission from L!

Last week, I moved to New Westminster. I work in North Surrey, so I was excited to finally start enjoying walking and taking the train to work. Everyday this week, I have had to deal with street harassment at least once. Every time, it sticks with me and ruins the rest of my commute. It’s … Continued

Anti Street Harassment Week 2016 Press Release

April 7th, 2016 For immediate release:   Local Organizations Hollaback and Good Night Out Celebrate International Anti-Street Harassment Week Join sister organizations Hollaback Vancouver and Good Night Out Vancouver as they celebrate 2016’s International Anti-Street Harassment Week by bringing art, awareness and safe party culture to our city. Hollaback Vancouver will be hosting two body … Continued

#webelievesurvivors

On March 24th we hosted a “Chalk Walk” in which the community could leave messages of support for those amongst us  who have experienced sexual or gendered violence.   Here are some of the highlights.

New submission from b – Calling all Langara students

This is a call to all Langara students! Have you recently witnessed and/or experienced being approached by a young  male you don’t know who then proceeds to tell you how pretty you you are, asks you out on a date, puts his arm around you, and is extremely persistent? I have witnessed this and reported … Continued

New submission from c!

So this is interesting because 2 years ago i wouldn’t have had the awareness of what this sutuation was or the realization of it. I was walking home carrying heavy groceries. I am a 39 year old woman. I was wearing sunglasses and had earbuds in and clearly not to be dusturbed as i carried … Continued

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

Valentine Contest Honourable Mentions

As promised earlier in the week, we want to give shout outs to some of entries in our contest that didn’t win, but should still be out there, even if we don’t print them. We have prepared the files as a PDF for you to use digitally or with a second page to print double … Continued