With shout-outs to our partners in crime, the Astronomical Kid, War Zone, and Walking Home. Enjoy this video clip? Did you snort out loud when Emily says “BUT YOU CAN’T EVEN SEE MY BLEEP!”? Help us reach more people, with more video clips! You can, with $5.
“Stop looking at my moms!” There are 1001 creative ways to say NO to street harassment. Come up with your own, and then say it with $5.
Finally! We are so proud to announce that the iPhone app is in stores. This app was funded by 356 donors, and we are so, so grateful for their support. Download it today, here! The Droid app will be coming out within the next few days, stay tuned! Like the app??? Want more??? Say it … Continued
Erik Kondo runs a nonprofit called NOT-ME!. He is a tremendous ally in the movement to end street harassment and recently developed this blog, loaded with resources on how to deal with street harassment. He also sent us the following story where he describes the harassment he receives because of his disability. Although we primarily … Continued
I was in the elevator at work, coming back from lunch, when I encountered a dude who randomly started talking to me while I was zoning out on phone. First, he called me “toots,” and then he made a kissy face at me. When he asked me how I was doing (my reply: “Just trying … Continued
Anna is just one of the people who are planning to start Hollabacks in their own communities. Help support their work by starting a page, setting a goal, and asking your friends to donate at my.ihollaback.org. We’ll be introducing you to more of the Hollaback leaders over the coming weeks. Stay tuned, and THANK YOU … Continued
I’ve live in NYC my whole life and I’ve experienced both sexual verbal harassment and racism almost all the time. I get unwanted stares on a daily basis, but you know what, as a woman you should learn to fight back and protect yourself. I’ve learned some ways to scare those harassers off. Do whatever … Continued
I was leaving the subway station, and getting onto the escalator and i hear people shouting thigs at me like heyy mami, hey sexy, and I turn around and see about 10 guys. Annoyed, I start walking up the escalator, only to hear cheering. I turned around and see one of the guys directly behind … Continued
She could have holla’ed back! To make sure the world can keep holla’ing back, join our campaign at my.ihollaback.org. We unfortunately can’t travel back in time to help our predecessors in the fight against street harassment, but we can improve things for our sisters and our children today and tomorrow. Start a discussion—ask your … Continued
Reprinted from NOW-NYC. For more information, click here. Tuesday, November 9th, 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm 111 Centre Street, NYC (between Leonard & White; 6, Q, N, R, J, Z to Canal St.) WHY THIS RALLY IS IMPORTANT: NOW-NYC and anti-violence advocates from across the city are joining forces to ask Justice Cassandra Mullen to … Continued