Category: Verbal

HOLLA ON THE GO: Bike by harassment

When I was walking down the street to get some groceries, one of the three bicycling brats screamed at my ear and rest of then laughed at me as they passed by. [got_back]

Jill’s Story: “He ruined that show for me”

I went to Warped Tour in 2010 wearing shorts and a tank top (because it was July and super-hot out!) and I was incredibly excited to see Sum 41 perform. During their performance, I was enjoying the music, jumping up and down, hands in the air, singing along when I heard a low, growling voice … Continued

Melissa’s Story: #harassmentis response

Hi. I am a pre-op transsexual woman living in West Hartford, Connecticut. I shared my story in 2011 and shared a follow up story this year (2013). I was reading Hollaback’s #HarassmentIs and felt inspired to share more experiences. Ableism- I was pumping gas at a local gas station when a young man pumping gas … Continued

Bonggirl’s Story: “I felt like I was being watched”

In July 2010,¬†while returning home at around 7:30 pm, I felt like I was being watched. I realized that these were the same people who always seemed to hang around that place when I returned from my Language studies at the nearby institute. That particular night, I had walked a little forward to catch my … Continued