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London
January 2, 2018

It was embarrassing because it was…

I was walking home at about 5:30 and a guy looked me up and down when he walked past me and then yelled "you're peng" to me. My stomach turned and I couldn't even dare to look behind me to give him a glare. It was embarrassing because it was in front of everyone.
Coventry
December 19, 2017

I felt humiliated

Today I was walking my dog when a man asked me for directions, I explained the directions to where he was trying to get to. He then went on to compliment me on my top, then asked me to repeat the instructions then made sexual advances on me. I walked off and he drove on. He then turned round and came back to me and shouted sexual comments out of…
London
December 1, 2017

He shouted “you’re lucky you know”

I was walking to the underground station with my earphones on. I saw this guy, perhaps mid 20s. I walk past, minding my own business. I keep walking, then I see someone walking beside me and looking at me. I take my earphones out. He says "excuse me, didn't you see me trying to talk to you". I replied "didn't you see I wasn't interested". He responded with "I was…

News

Hollaback! London – 16 Days of Creative Action to Fight Harassment

HOLLABACK! LONDON 16 DAYS OF CREATIVE ACTION TO FIGHT SEXUAL HARASSMENT As part of the 16 days of action to end violence against women Hollaback! London will be sharing stories of sexual harassment in public spaces around London. To do this we have teamed up with a series of INCREDIBLE ARTISTS to transform the words … Continued

Hollaback London and Women Only Carriages

Last week we had a series of press requests about the comments made by Chris Williamson around women only carriages.  At Hollaback London we consequently feel it important that we respond to these comments, to ensure that the voices of those who share stories onto our site are heard. Tweeting on 22/08, Williamson noted that … Continued

CALL OUT FOR STORIES

Call Out for our creative action   This month at Hollaback London we are launching a big August call out for stories to be used as part of an exciting Creative Direct Action in public space. Please share this post far and wide. Use our app, use our website, tell your friends, tell your neighbours, … Continued