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State of the Streets: Israel

“I see the reports of the terrible things women and LGBTQ people such as myself go through every time we go out on the street, and being part of the Hollaback! team gives me an outlet to the rage and helplessness I feel when reading these stories. I’m not helpless anymore. I can do something … Continued

State of the Streets: Chandigarh, India

“I experienced a lot of street harassment over the years and one day I finally had enough. I knew I had to do something about it and I came across Hollaback!. I had just quit my job and I really wanted to put my energy into something I believed in and I started the Chandigarh … Continued

HOLLA ON THE GO: San Fran Creeper

My friends and I were at Sugar Lounge in San Francisco and was constantly staring at us. The whole time he stared but didn’t initiate any conversation. It was uncomfortable and scary.

State of the Streets: Buenos Aires

“I found it important to bring the issue up in the public realm. It was not an issue that had been addressed very widely, but it was certainly the case that it was an issue that needed attention. Hollaback! offered the tools and the support to create a new paradigm using digital technology, which wasn’t … Continued

State of the Streets: Brussels

“I personally feel I walk differently on the streets now. There’s a strength that wasn’t there before, and that’s all thanks to Hollaback.” – Ingrid Vanderhoeven Angelika Hild, Julie Richel, Ingrid Vanderhoeven, and Anna Whaley started Hollaback! Brussels because they wanted to make their community a better place to live.  They celebrated their site launch … Continued

A week in our shoes: HOLLAday PARTY EDITION!

Hey Hollabackers! The HOLLAdays are here! Here at the mothership we released our state of the streets report, held our second annual HOLLAday party, and continued our 31 DAYS OF HOLLA campaign on Facebook. We’re knee deep in our end of year campaign, and we’ve raised $5,500 so far thank you awesome people. But we’ve … Continued

State of the Streets: Berlin

“I really like that we managed to put the topic on the map. It was something not talked about at all here, and now, we can even refer to our site and say, ‘Look! Street harassment is real and happening on a daily basis.’ People will still try to make the problem smaller than it … Continued