Category: Nonverbal Harassment

I regret being so polite

I was walking home from the subway and a man was walking toward me, carrying two duffle bags, one on each shoulder. We were walking straight towards each other. I moved a little to my right to get out of his way but he didn’t move at all and one of his bags hit me … Continued

Racing Driver

One night, when my friend and I were about to cross the road along the crosswalk, we noticed that a car was far from us and it should be safe to cross the road. However, when we were at the middle of the road the driver started to accelerate and rushed away right in front … Continued

Back-to-Back Hollaback!

I literally just finished posting my last story and it happened again. A gross, unwanted “hello” by a guy who made it a point not to step aside as we were both crossing the same part of the sidewalk so he could get close. The sun is out and street harassment season is definitely here.