We’re coming at you with two-week, jam-packed edition of WIOS today! The Hollaback! community has had some great accomplishments and we can’t wait to keep the momentum going…
AT HOLLABACK HQ
- Our research was cited in a Bustle article about using martial arts to feel powerful on the streets and a Shape article on the pervasiveness of street harassment.
- Agunda and Debjani trained folks at the New School in partnership with NOW and also held two digital workshops!
- Debjani trained the staff at the NYC Commission on Human Rights last week and Agunda trained folks at Verso books and Civic Hall!
- Our work was also featured in an academic article documenting digital feminist responses to rape culture.
- Agunda with Debjani also wrote a piece for Medium about the importance of bystander intervention in the age of Trump.
AROUND THE WORLD
- Hollaback! Jakarta participated in an awesome anti-street harassment video made by Indonesian artist Yacko, who used their chalk walk events as inspiration!
- Hollaback! Cuenca was joined by Carneras Fútbol Femenino and spoke out about gender-based violence.
- Aoife wrote an article featuring Kendall’s infographic on spotting fake news was published on BUST.
- Emily was part of a UN Women panel with Feminista Jones and Jamia Wilson on combatting cyber violence!
- Leah and Debjani gave another online harassment intervention webinar on the 25th!
THE PEOPLE’S SUPPER
- Micky ScottBey Jones spoke at Love Army’s #LoveReport about The People’s Supper and Brave Space as part of our continued partnership for #ThePeople’sPledge.
- Leah hosted a People’s Supper Online Bystander Intervention Digital Workshop.
- Register for our next HeartMob webinar on August 1st and learn how to support your friends when they’re harassed online.
- NYC! Join us for FREE at Bluestockings on July 29th for our next in-person bystander intervention training!
- Further away? Using the promo code hollabacksummer, you can attend a digital bystander intervention training for FREE. Sign up for our next one on August 9th!
- We’re also searching for Hollaback! Site Leaders, so tell your friends and keep the global network growing!
With love and solidarity,
-The Hollaback Team