Um, AWESOME. Thanks to meetusonthestreet.org for passing this our way!
Hey Hollaback y’alls, So, I like this. I like this because I thought of waging my own anti-street harassment campaigns the same time you were building this website. Awesome. I lived in San Francisco, in the deep mission. The men stared at EVERY woman under 30 who walked by. They’d visually stalk me every time … Continued
(h/t to Hollaback! Mumbai for finding and posting this! We couldn’t agree more.)
Hello Hollabackers! Up and Coming: Today is my birthday, and I’m celebrating with the launch of our “I’ve Got Your Back” campaign next Thursday! Join me at The Branded Saloon, 603 Vanderbilt Avenue in Brooklyn on March 22 from 6pm until 10pm. You can RSVP here. SXSW Interactive: I had the opportunity to go to … Continued
Thanks to @giuliarozzi for sending this our way!
For the record, we love white dudes. We were co-founded in part by white dudes, we’ve got white dudes on our board, and we’ve seen some incredible white dude advocates. But you’ll have to pardon our frustration. If one more white dude tells us street harassment doesn’t exist we’re going to blow our top. Until … Continued
A trending hashtag on Twitter right now, #ididnotreport, is offering a powerful outlet for anyone who has experienced sexual violence but did not come forward to report it. As Emily May pointed out in her recent article, “Bringing Sexual Harassment Above the Radar,” there are a multitude of reasons why people don’t report — be … Continued
I live in UP, North India. It’s a bad place for eve teasing! In my home town which is so small and peaceful, you still get roadside romeos who think it’s a big turn on to follow you home on their bikes yelling things at you all the way. Then when they’ve had enough and … Continued