A WEEK IN OUR SHOES: JAM-PACKED JULY

Hey Hollas!

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…

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  • 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
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  • 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.
COMING UP
  • 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 FREESign 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

 

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