Tag: Street Harassment

“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 want people to know it’s not ok”

A few years ago I decided to go to a popular festivity with friends, and as I walked through the crowd I was stalked and groped. I was so scared and feel so unprotected, I remember I wanted to cry in that moment. I want people to know that it’s not ok to grab someone … Continued

“Oh Come on Love, Let us Enjoy the View”

Two men in a white van made kissy noises at me while I rode past the van. When I told them to get lost one said, ‘oh come on love let us enjoy the view while we are stuck in traffic”. I yelled some more and said I  was going to report this sexual harassment. … Continued

“Why do I have to Put up With This”

Two guys who speak stared at me when I walk up the footpath to Gunnersbury station. This is a regular occurrence at 7:30am in the morning. Today they blocked my path, made lewd gestures and said something I couldn’t understand. Thankfully, another man saw this happening and stopped to check I was okay. I am … Continued

“I said no”

Today was my first time to finish at 11pm. I was wearing a pair of red pants, a black t shirt and a black blazer, not even wearing makeup. I walked to the bus stop at Waterloo station, in front of KCL, and waited for the bus. Then a guy came and asked me if … Continued

“I was in pain and mortified”

I was walking to meet my boyfriend for lunch at a park, dressed in black trousers, a white top and black blazer. Coming in the opposite direction was a middle aged man with a golf umbrella. I was using my phone at the time but had spotted him ahead of me and knew where I … Continued