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Little Portugal
May 27, 2015

However good it felt to stand…

I was walking back to my apartment after dropping my SO off at the Greyhound, and as I approached the Uncle Tetsu at Bay; a Jamaican Canadian man approached me and said in my direction "You Latina?" Being a mixed race Asian woman, I am ambiguous looking and can pass for Latina as well as other ethnicities. I brush him off with a firm "No", and keep walking; but he…
High Park-Swansea
May 21, 2015

Terrifying

Some guy just tried to follow me into an unsupervised entrance to High Park station. He wasn't heading in that direction. He was loitering, tried to hit on me and then when I ignored him, started following me. I turned around and walked back towards people and he finally headed off in the opposite direction. Submitted By: Merissa Location: High Park Station
Church and Wellesley
May 20, 2015

Read Kate’s Story

Thursday May 14, 2015 Walking home in the sunshine just after 5PM when two guys pass by me in the opposite direction. They immediately start making comments about my butt and body in general. I kept walking and didn't say anything but gave them the finger to express how I felt about their comments. They started yelling their comments even louder and threw in that I was a bitch. I…

News

Hollaback!TO Launches Today: Share Your Story

Welcome to the Toronto chapter of iHollaback.org! The Hollaback!TO site officially launches today, April 15th, 2013. Here’s a brief rundown of what this site is about: . What is street harassment? Unwelcome words and actions by unknown persons in public places that invade a person’s physical and emotional space in a disrespectful, creepy, startling, scary, … Continued