Category: Stories

Harassed when Walking Home

I was walking along the wash trail that runs with Bonanza to go home when this older black male on a bike came up to me. He asked me personal questions like ” don’t I know you” ” what’s your name” ” where’s your boyfriend” “where are you coming from” ” what school do you … Continued

Anonymous Story-Harassment at School

I go to school with 3 boys who tell me transphobic, racist, homophobic things to upset me and call my partner a tranny among other things. I dont feel safe at school because theyre so aggressive.

Anonymous Story – Too Scared to Say Anything

This guy just kept touching me on the bus. I don’t know what was happening but too scared to say anything. When I got off he kept making sexual remarks at me. I don’t know what happened or what to think. It just feels wrong

Monica’s Story – 20% of women in college… 1 in 5

2013, Freshman year of college, Home game against Arizona State. My friends begged me to go, “we have to have these college experiences.” They kept saying, so we showed up to the buses that were taking students to and from Boyd Stadium; we got our free ‘go rebels’ t-shirts and loaded the bus. there were … Continued

HOLLA ON THE GO: Waiting at a crosswalk

Waiting at a crosswalk and a car drove by slowly with their window down. An old white man said something along the lines of “pretty little thing.” I said “fuck you” and he laughed and i said “sexist piece of shit” and he drove off. If I’d had a rock i would have thrown it … Continued

I get harassed as I walk the two blocks for work

I park on Fremont and 8th street every day for work. I get harassed as I walk the two blocks for work. I get told to smile, I get whistled at, and asked for my name as I’m undressed with their eyes. Boo! [got_back]

Cindy’s Story – You wouldn’t tell a guy to smile

I hate walking on my own and being told to smile. Like, you wouldn’t tell a guy to smile. No one is flattered by you whistling or shushing any girl. We don’t need your ride or your “cute” comments I’m just trying to walk. Stop staring too. [got_back]

Jessica’s Story – I’ve been in so many situations

I’m 16 years old and I’ve been getting harassed since I was in the 1st grade. I have received unwanted attention from men in the form of touching, screaming & shouting, and stares. I’ve been in so many situations where I was harassed that it’s hard to keep track of. Whenever something does happen, i … Continued

Walking to therapist appointment

Walking to therapist appointment. Man followed me in his car and parked at the Einstein’s. Got out of his car and said “I saw you walking on the street over there, and I was just wondering if I could ever see you again” and I told him that wasn’t going to happen and he asked … Continued