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North Central Edmonton
January 14, 2017

Verbal Abuse on the ETS- Jennifer’s…

This morning something happened that I feel like I should share. It might be important to note that I regularly ride the train to work and of the 10 times a week I am on it, my experiences range anywhere from annoying, to unremarkable, to absolutely staggering (both good and bad). Today was a staggeringly good and bad experience... Being leered at on the train or in public is not…
December 13, 2016

Thoughts by anonymous

I just wanted to say there are two types of people. 1. People who are lonely with good intentions of meeting nice people. 2. People who just think of screwing girls or being inappropriate. I had no idea of why women treat me like a creep, but now I understand. I may have been naive not knowing that so many women are being stalked and creeped out and think all…
October 14, 2016

Sexually Harassed Calgary C-Train- Sarah’s Story

Around noon I took the train from Td square downtown, heading south. A man sat next to me and cracked open a beer can. He was in his 40s - 50s, wore eyeglasses and a beige jacket with a hoodie underneath and a baseball cap. At first he asked me how I was, to which I replied "fine". Then he proceeded to make sexual comments involving how he is in…

News

Street Harassment: An Individual Timeline

Created by Marija, Ruth Thangiah, and Andrea Montes Reyes for a Community Service Learning student project at the University of Alberta. The timeline linked below chronicles one person’s experience with street harassment over many years and how it has affected them. In addition to a personal narrative, statistics are includes from street harassment studies completed … Continued

Regarding the trial of Jian Ghomeshi

Hollaback! Canada joint statement We believe people who share their stories We stand in solidarity with Lucy DeCoutere, Linda Redgrave, and others who have bravely shared their stories. We stand with Kathryn Borel, Reva Seth, Zoe Kazan, and anyone else who has reported harassment or assault. We believe there are many stories that have not … Continued