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J.P.’s Story: “I used to feel safe”

Stopped into a pub for a nightcap and some food after attending a fun lecture elsewhere. I used to feel safe at this neighborhood pub but things have changed. I sat at the far end of the bar where there are no gambling machines and drank my wine. Drunk guy comes over from mid bar … Continued

Hana’s Story: Creepy groper get a facefull of coffee

I live in Tokyo, an generally the worst thin that happens is getting your butt touched by some creepy on the subway at rush hour. It isn’t fun, but you learn to wear big heels and crush business men’s feet. Or, they will just open their wallets and ask you how much. But the most … Continued

Natalie’s Story: Holla-ing Back Even When Outnumbered

I was in the Albertson’s grocery store by myself in the middle of the day when I noticed one employee trailing me. I turned on to another aisle and saw him meet up with other employees and they all began catcalling, making weird little sounds while blatantly staring at me. I was trying to find … Continued

Week in Our Shoes: Hollaback! Employer Guide Launches!

Dear Hollas– Its been a big week for Hollaback! We just launched our first ever Employer Guide! The guide outlines options for employers, unions, and service providers for addressing street harassment. We foresee this being a valuable tool for workplaces in raising awareness and addressing street harassment in support of their clients and employees. So share, share, share! This week … Continued

Anti-Street Harassment Campagin by the Harlow Project

On April 8, 2013, as part of Anti-Street Harassment Week, Harlow Project partnered with the Brooklyn Movement Center, asking folks on the street to talk about their experiences of street harassment. Check out the Elixher article about their amazing work here

Street Harassment Video by Hollaback! Polska

Hollaback! Polksa has released an amazing video on street harassment! During Anti-Street Hassment Week, Hollaback! Polska asked people on the streets of Poland how they had been harassed and asked their reasons to Hollaback!  They’ve compiled the answers to that survey here! Check out their video here