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September 26, 2017

New Submission

I get these looks all the time when I'm at school, i can feel eyes on my body, I notice the little nudges and nods of the head that boys give each other as i pass. A boy asked me in the corridor "how many dicks have you sucked then?" whilst looking me up and down. I was walking into a shop before school. A group of boys were outside.…
September 8, 2017

New Submission

This was my first experience of catcalling and general harassment.A group of boys around my age (teenage) shouted something from their bikes. I couldn't here most of it but I did pick up the word "condom." It makes me mad that society is teaching their children to behave like this. In broad daylight, around 4pm in July, these boys, who clearly felt untouchable riding past, harassed my friend and I.
August 17, 2017

New Submission

I had been in Aberdeen visiting a friend and we went out for drinks. A man who was out alone in the bar started talking to us. We thought it was a bit weird, but we didn't want to offend him. I went to the bar to order more drinks and he followed me for some reason. When I was waiting to be served he put his arm round my…


Public Harassment in Edinburgh 2017 – Survey Results

HOLLABACK! Edinburgh survey 2017 – RESULTS   On the 25th of November 2016, Hollaback! Edinburgh launched an online survey to collect data on public harassment and hate crime in Edinburgh. We kept the survey open and promoted it actively through word of mouth and social media until the end of February 2017. We received a … Continued

Introducing New Member Rebecca!

We’re thrilled to introduce¬†our newest member Rebecca and her thoughts on street harassment and the Hollaback! movement. ***   I have lived, despite my best efforts, in smaller communities my entire life. I grew up in a small town in Ontario, Canada where we played in our neighbours equally large backyards, knew most of the … Continued