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Man Approached and Shouted At Me After I Told Him To Leave Me Alone

This evening a 25-30-year-old man approached me near 10 Grand Army Plaza in the bike lane approaching the Brooklyn Public Library. The man asked me a question; I assume he was asking for money. I took off my headphones and asked him to leave me alone. As I was crossing the street, he followed me and said “stop … Continued

HOLLA ON THE GO: Two Young Creeps Harassing Women

I was walking home out of the 137th St subway and a really pretty woman walking with her groceries was scurrying by. I saw these two young guys, who looked no more than 21yrs old change directions and start cat calling the woman, who picked up the pace. They followed her half a block saying … Continued

HOLLA ON THE GO: Gawker

Weird guy who looked to be about 40 or so– I’m thirteen and look it– looked up and down my body in a very creepy way. Ew. [got_back]

HOLLA ON THE GO: Auto Repair Shop Daily Harassment

I have to walk past this auto repair shop everyday and every day they are just loitering around, hardly working, and staring and harassing women walking by. I usually am walking fast (cuz I’m in a hurry + don’t want to be harassed) and EVERY TIME they have to say comments like “Beautiful. Slow down.” … Continued

HOLLA ON THE GO: The Hammock Harassers

Several men sitting, drinking alcohol on the hammock near the corner of knickerbocker and starr in maria hernandez park (hammock is attached to the fence, across from 133 starr street) screaming threatening and derogatory things at women and “faggot” at guys. [got_back]

Goodbye NYC

I’ve lived in NYC for eight years and currently live in Brooklyn. I am leaving New York at the end of the month, and wanted to share my story. Harassment is everywhere in this city. There are days when I receive up to 50 comments (yes, I’ve counted) and a male stranger attempts to grab … Continued

Street harassment is so demeaning!

I was on my way to work today and a man saw me approaching, and he says to me, ‘mmm…yeah, baby. That’s right.’ I actually face this quite frequently on my way to work between my stop at Nevins in Brooklyn and my office. I’m sharing this one because I just stepped out for a … Continued