Tag: harassment

Harassed by a street performer

I was harassed by a “Street Performer” on London’s South Bank. In between his magic act he thinks it’s funny to shout at lone females who are unfortunate enough to be passing. I don’t know why bullying and harassing women is entertainment for tourists. It makes me sad and angry on the inside.

“I heard a beep”

I heard a vehicle beep as I was walking along a quiet street with my dog, and ignored it.

Harassed for having short hair

I’ve had short hair for many years. I’m not trying to make any kind of statement, it’s just a practical decision – my hair is thick and heavy, and is difficult to control. Plus, I think short hair suits me. But some men seem to think that I choose to have short hair to undermine … Continued

“Hello Darling”

Last evening around 8:10pm while I was heading towards the bus stop ( Powis Garden stop BP) in Notting Hill, three men standing in a corner passed ridiculous comments, one of them said “Hello darling” right when I was about to cross them, I didn’t look at them and kept walking on, right after I … Continued

Sexual Harassment and Flashbacks

I’ve experienced various forms of sexual harassment in the past, as a teenager and in young adulthood, today I’m sharing a story of workplace assault that occurred at WWF UK HQ in summer 2015 at the age of 24 (assistant position). A fluctuating performance and lack of engagement resulted in a premature probation period failure. … Continued

Cycling harassment

Cycling into work, I was stopped at a traffic light amongst other cyclists (all males) and plenty of other people in cars walking around on their way into work too. Two men walk past me and start slowing down, saying this to me and looking at me very suggestively and making me very uncomfortable. I … Continued

“I could still feel it a few hours after”

Was walking to the grocery store today, in the early afternoon, and a guy came on his bicycle behind me and slapped my ass. I was so furious I shouted “what the f” from the top of my lungs. It was so forceful I could still feel it a few hours afterwards. What on earth … Continued

I suddenly felt a hand in between my legs

I was at a club with 4 of my guy friends in Shoreditch. There was this drunk guy running round hugging all of the women in the club from behind. I could tell that inside his mind he thought he was being harmless and had no intention of harassing anyone. Luckily none of the women, … Continued

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Daily street harassment in the tube, some guys started making faces and waving and harassing comments at me from the moment I stepped into the tube; they did the same to a girl that entered the tube just after me; and when the girl sitting in front of me raised her head and started saying “they’ve … Continued