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Sammi’s story: Drive-by harassment

I was walking to Walgreens from my sorority house dressed in a pair of slacks, heels, and a blouse. I am very busty, and when I wear heels things tend to be more jiggly. An older man in a car was turning at an intersection I was about to cross, so I stopped on the … Continued

Bella’s Story: “There is no excuse”

You. It isn’t enough for you to grope my ass through my skirt. You have to put your hand up my skirt and grab my bare skin. You have no idea how long I will spend in the shower, scrubbing myself where you touched me, or how many minutes I will spend thinking about the … Continued

A week in our shoes: PEOPLE MAGAZINE EDITION

Hello Hollabackers! We had a big week, with lots of exciting news. Let’s jump right in: We are in PEOPLE magazine this week! With a circulation of 25 million, we’re bringing the street harassment movement to a grocery isle near you. We couldn’t be more proud. And we couldn’t have done it without you. We’ve … Continued

Legal Momentum’s Lisalyn R. Jacobs Shares Her Story With Hollaback!

BY VICTORIA TRAVERS Hollaback! has been keenly following the fantastic work being completed by the National Task Force to End Sexual Violence Against Women. We were lucky enough to interview Lisalyn R. Jacobs of Legal Momentum, the organization’s Vice President for Government Relations and an all round kick-ass player in the fight to end violence … Continued

The Hollaback! Effect: Have You Felt It?

Please welcome our newest Hollaback! Maria Luiza Welton! Maria is a Hunter College Honors graduate that is currently studying at Columbia University for her Masters in social work. Maria lives in New York and is super-psyched to be joining the Hollaback! blogging team. Read on to see what drew Maria and why she always is … Continued