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Anti-Street Harassment Poem by Nura Rose Sala

  Safe I was in rush I was late for school I was wearing my beautiful new red heels I was in a hurry ,but I felt good I needed to catch that bus I crossed the street slowed down by the high school there were one or two guys hanging out in the yard … Continued

Soph’s Story: Z-Block Bully

During student elections in 2011, an EPIC supporter tried to get me to vote for EPIC just outside the polling booth thingy in Z block. I said basically “lol fuck off”. He then yelled at me “why don’t YOU fuck off you fucking tranny faggot!” Classy. [got_back]

Louise’s Story: Just Keep Walking

One of the most memorable things I’ve had shouted at me was when I was walking down the pavement of a main road just outside of Cheltenham town centre late at night. Generally speaking it’s a pretty safe area. I was unaware of the 3 men walking behind me a little way back until one … Continued

Katie’s story: “suck my….”

In the middle of the afternoon I took my puppy outside to relieve himself. An SUV with a male driver and at least one male passenger was driving down Avent Ferry toward me. As the vehicle passed, the male in the passenger seat yelled, “Suck my dick!” The SUV sped off too fast for me … Continued

Week in Our Shoes: Happy Anti-Street Harassment Week!

Dear HOLLAs — Our Catapult Campaign Launched this week! With your support, we’ll bring our site leaders together in person for the first time ever. Here at the mothership this week — PRESS: We were on Huffington Post Live this week! Watch out Deputy Director Debjani REPRESENT!┬áDebjani also rocked our socks talking to DNAinfo about … Continued

Ann’s story: spring day *marred*

I was in town for a conference and was walking back to the hotel by myself after lunch. I passed a man standing on the corner with a cardboard sign. He told me to have a nice day, so I said, “You, too,” to be polite. Then as I stood with my back to him … Continued