A Week In Our Shoes: A Week of Global #IASHW events

Hey hollas! Last week was filled with events for #IASHW – International Anti-Street Harassment Week!

Check out what we’ve been up to and what’s been going on at our sites all over the world…

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  • We hosted our annual rally last weekend – it was a huge success! We were honored to be joined by the First Lady of NYC, Chirlane McCray. Take a look at our photo album on Facebook!
  • Debjani conducted a bystander intervention training at NYU’s Stern School of Business.
  • Leah attended a rally in front of the Fox News building with Public Advocate Letitia James. The protest was to send a message to Fox News and Bill O’Reilly that we won’t stand for their inaction on racist and sexual harassment
  • We shared a blog post on Stop Street Harassment’s blog for #IASHW highlighting our bystander intervention work.
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    Special announcement: we’re hiring for three positions! We’re looking for amazing people to join our team as a part-time Bystander Intervention Program Coordinator, a part-time #100Days100Dinners Project Coordinator, and a #100Days100Dinners Program Evaluator. Find out more here and apply today!

 

AROUND THE WORLD
  • Hollaback! Croatia organized a movie night where they watched Blurred Lines: The New Battle of the Sexes. They also hosted a lecture in a local library entitled “What is street harassment and how to recognize and respond.” They ended the week with a flash mob/fashion show in a city square where each participant walked on the red carpet carrying a paper with an insult he/she heard.
  • cuencaHollaback! Cuenca spoke about how to act in dangerous situations at a forum on the safety of women and femicide. They were also invited to a meeting of the Board for the eradication of gender violence.
  • Hollaback! Romania held a flashmob in Bucharest!
  • ¡Hey Hollaback! Costa Rica collaborated with vlogger René Montiel to create this video raising awareness about street harassment.
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  • We’re hosting another online bystander intervention training webinar! Get signed up here!
COMING UP
  • We have a bunch of bystander intervention training webinars coming up! The next one is going to Friday, April 21st at 1pm. Click here to sign up!
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With love and revolution,

-The Hollaback Team

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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