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London
January 13, 2017

‘A guy driving by shouted “Whore”…

New submission from Emily: It was rush hour in the evening. I was heading home after getting off the Tube and was waiting for the traffic lights to change so I could cross the road when a guy driving by shouted "Whore" at me from his car window. I was the only person standing on that side of the road. It left me confused and a bit scared because it…
London
January 10, 2017

Taunted by builders in Central London

New submission from Laura: My girlfriend and I were walking and holding hands in George Ct and a group of builders started taunting and laughing at us because of this. We turned round and they followed us up the street trying to be menacing.
Brighton
January 2, 2017

“You’re disgusting.”

New submission from MM: On New Years Day I left a cafe and passed a group of five men walking past me. One looked at me and said to his mates, 'I'll find a little Russian girl and say to her, "Look I'm going to rape you."' Laughing to his mates, I turned around and said, "You're disgusting." Brock Turner and Donald Trump have not done this world any favours.

News

Statement of Support for Pagan Lilley Motlagh-Phillps

Yesterday the Evening Standard shared with London the story Pagan Lilley Motlagh-Phillps. The telling of her powerful story is so important and we commend this paper for telling it – more importantly we want to acknowledge Pagan’s strength in speaking out. Her experience of harassment reminds us to respect survivors and their survival mechanisms. So … Continued

Statement in Support of SRENow

Last month, The Everyday Sexism Project and the End Violence Against Women Coalition launched their #SRENow campaign, and Hollaback London would like to state our full support for their call to make Sex and Relationships Education compulsory in all schools. We believe every child deserves simple, clear information about their rights, consent, and healthy relationships. … Continued

The Night Tube

This weekend brought with it the launch of London’s Night Tube. Many of you may well have been excited about this, and we were too, but you may also have felt anxious about travelling on the Tube late at night. We wanted to let you know that this feeling is normal and you are not … Continued