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Northeast Tacoma
May 5, 2021

Harassed at Home

On Thursday 4/29th/2021 late afternoon, while I was home alone after my long day from work while eating dinner. Someone knocked on the door very loud. I peeked through the window and saw my neighbor Eric. I opened the door to see what he wants, then he stated to yelling me pointing his phone at my face “ Are you okay?" start video taping while his 4 years old daughter…
Alameda
April 25, 2021

Physically Violated

I was only about a block from my home when I passed a man in his 70s-80s, resting in a wheelchair in front of his own building. I had seen him by his house several times, since we are neighbors, so when he waved to me, I smiled and said hello. He motioned me over with his hand outstretched, like he wanted us to shake hands, which I thought was…
Southwest Portland
April 14, 2021

Violence Against Asian Americans

On February 29, 2020, shortly after Trump made it officially OK to hunt down and kill Asian Americans, my "son-in-law" , who is Asian, was randomly shot in the back and is currently paralyzed from the neck down. Instead of investigating the attempted homicide of my son-in-law the Portland Oregon Police, who have NOTORIOUSLY neglected gun violence and homicides in Portland, which currently has one of the HIGHEST UNSOLVED gun…

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Light Rail: Harassed & Stalked

I used to take the light rail and bus in Seattle to get to work. There wasn’t a day that I didn’t experience catcalling. One time a guy followed me in his car from the light rail station all the way to my apartment. That wasn’t even the crazy part either. That particular day I … Continued

Queen Anne CVS- bus stop

At my usual morning bus stop, I saw a man leer at me out of the corner of my eye and thought I heard him say something to me. Once I was farther away I looked back and saw him staring. Another man was also there with him. Fast forward a couple minutes and the … Continued

Leave My Ass Alone

There is a homeless shelter very close to where live that I pass by every day. Often, I get leers and comments about my body from the men hanging around outside of it as I pass. Today, one of them said, “damn, look at that ass” and I decided I’d had enough. I’d previously held … Continued