A Week In Our Shoes: Worldwide Resilience

#ReclaimTheStreets #LifeInLeggings Hollaback! BahamasHowdy, hollas! What a wild time to be alive and active in the world, huh? Don’t worry: we’ve got your back. And from the Costa Rica to Indonesia, we’ve been fighting for change.

At Hollaback! Headquarters
  • We participated in GetEQUAL’s National Day of Action to Celebrate the Lives of Black Trans Women and Protect All Trans Women and Femmes on Wednesday, including a Twitter chat – check out the Storify.
  • Hollaback! staff met with NYC Councilmembers Grodenchik and Cumbo to discuss harassment in public spaces.
  • Special announcement: we’re hiring! We’re looking for someone amazing to join our team as part-time Bystander Intervention Program Coordinator. Find out more here and apply today!
Around the World
  • Hollaback! Bahamas and Equality Bahamas were a part of the #ReclaimOurStreets regional solidarity event with #LifeInLeggings. The event included a march, speaker series, and expo.
  • ¡Hey! Hollaback! Costa Rica at Nosotras: Women Connect¡Hey! Hollaback! Costa Rica presented at the Nosotras: Women Connecting national summit.
  • Hollaback! Jakarta presented at #ForChange Nite.
  • Hollaback! Detroit was invited by local organization the Seraphine Collective to participate in their month-long series of community dialogues about ending rape culture in the Detroit music scene. They participated in the second dialogue on Saturday, March 18.
  • Hollaback! Vancouver has been crowd-sourcing text and image messages offering support for and solidarity with survivors of sexual violence for Sexual Assault Awareness Month (April). Submissions to #dearsurvivor, will be be turned into a projected Hollaback! Jakarta #ForChange Nitedisplay at various locations around Vancouver during April.
  • Our next online bystander intervention webinar will be held on Friday, March 31. Sign up here!

For New Yorkers:

Hollaback! Vancouver's #dearsurvivor, campaignFor the world:

  • We’ll be participating in two tweet chats during International Anti-Street Harassment Week (April 2-8). Stay tuned!

With love and revolution,

-The Hollaback! Team








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