Month: January 2014

Week In Our Shoes: Keep Calm and Inspire On Edition

Hello Hollabackers! This week, Hollaback! was featured in Buzzfeed, The Ottawa Citizen (more than once!), Huffington Post, Halabol, and Speakeasy Magazine.  Here’s what the HOLLAs around the world have been up to: Hollaback! Belfast held a workshop on street harassment with a Girls’ Brigade group. Hollaback! Des Moines, in collaboration with the Women of Color Advisory … Continued

Week in Our Shoes: Information Nation Edition

Hello Hollabackers!  This week, Hollaback! was featured in The Ottawa Citizen, Lawctopus, and University of Ottawa’s Fulcrum. Here’s what the HOLLAs around the world have been up to: Hollaback! Boston has issued a call to action to the city of Boston to reconsider personal safety messages and examine how they lead to unintentional blaming of victims. … Continued

Clara’s Story: Harassing me via my children

Twice in two days now. On the bus, with my three young (under 10) daughters. My middlest is chatting to the bus driver. The bus driver says ‘you’re really cute, but not as cute as your Mummy’. On my way to the museum with the girls this morning, an older bloke leers over the bus … Continued