Category: Verbal

HARASSMENT FROM ACROSS THE STREET

Construction workers yelled at me DAMN, HOT DAMN as I was jogging. On the way back I had to pass them again and I used the other side of the street, they still yelled at me. Literally such a cliche situation. I wish I could figure out their employer, I’d be complaining to their boss.

CONSTANT HARASSMENT

Same week, 2 different days: – on corner of my street, late at night returning home by myself. 2 men standing in doorway decide to say “good evening”. I give light nod and keep walking, never stopping. They respond: hey good evening means nothing, why don’t you reply back, it’s rude not to reply back. … Continued

HARASSED, FOLLOWED AND FILMED

I was followed and harassed by a man trying to engage me in an argument, then when i tried to walk away he began filming me on his phone and saying i was harassing him. While he pushed me constantly and pursued me, he told me he could edit his film and make me look … Continued

HARASSED IN THE POOL

I was at a hotel and had resolved to going to the pool. When i got there, a group of guys were at the pool. Among them, there were kids of all ages and families, and one girl who seemed to know them and hanging out with them. I got into the pool and started doing laps. … Continued

HARASSED AT THE TRAM STATION

I’m just back home now after being insulted by a man at the tram station. He called me a whore and a bitch because of my outfit . I saw his disgust for my body in his eyes. There were around 10 people on the platform but they probably didn’t hear the situation because of their headphones … Continued

GAS STATION CREEP

On my very first day of living in Sacramento, a man drove up behind me while I was pumping gas and kept yelling something inaudible at me. I ignored him for several minutes but he was persistent and started to get angry at me. So I turned around and pretended like I had no idea … Continued

FROM “PRETTY GIRL” TO “BITCH”

On my daily walk to my parking garage after work, a man rode up behind me on a bicycle and kept calling out “hey pretty girl.” After ignoring his calls and continuing to walk on, he yelled “bitch” after me. Small words from a small man but I’m still uncomfortable. I just wanted to walk … Continued