During the summer vacation, my friend and I were walking through a relatively empty parking lot. As were walking, I hear a car going really fast nearby. Like – Right behind us – nearby. I looked over my shoulder and a white SUV pulled up right beside us. If I hadn’t grabbed my friend out … Continued
Thanks to @rev_melissa for her thoughtful analysis of the problem, sassy style, and shout-out!
This week, March 18-24th, Hollabackers around the world are banning together to commemorate International Anti-Street Harassment week. On March 22nd, we’ll be launching our “I’ve Got Your Back” bystander campaign across our network of 44 sites. Check out some of the other events our site leaders have planned: Hollaback! Croatia will write an op-ed … Continued
Um, AWESOME. Thanks to meetusonthestreet.org for passing this our way!
Hey Hollaback y’alls, So, I like this. I like this because I thought of waging my own anti-street harassment campaigns the same time you were building this website. Awesome. I lived in San Francisco, in the deep mission. The men stared at EVERY woman under 30 who walked by. They’d visually stalk me every time … Continued
(h/t to Hollaback! Mumbai for finding and posting this! We couldn’t agree more.)
Hello Hollabackers! Up and Coming: Today is my birthday, and I’m celebrating with the launch of our “I’ve Got Your Back” campaign next Thursday! Join me at The Branded Saloon, 603 Vanderbilt Avenue in Brooklyn on March 22 from 6pm until 10pm. You can RSVP here. SXSW Interactive: I had the opportunity to go to … Continued
A garbage truck stopped on the corner on this busy neighborhood street. While the guys in the back were doing their job, the drive was yelling “Hey Shorty!” out of his window to a young woman walking on the sidewalk on the opposite side of the street. Her arms were crossed, trying to ignore it, … Continued
Such a gorgeous day and a nice lunch in the park, ruined by a group of low-lifes cat calling passers by at Waverly pl and Broadway.