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Week in Our Shoes: Anti-Street Harassment Week Edition

Hey Hollas! Hope you’ve all had a great Anti-Street Harassment Week full of fun and badass HOLLA-ing back! At the Headquarters, we celebrated Anti-Street Harassment Week by rallying last Saturday in Washington Square Park. Check out this storify and this Washington Square News piece for coverage of the event – we had great weather, an amazing turnout, an … Continued

Hollaback! Releases US Data on Street Harassment!

Hollaback! and Cornell University began a large-scale research survey on street harassment in 2014. The research will be released in two parts: Part I reviews data from the United States and Part II of the survey, a cross-cultural analysis of street harassment from 42 cities around the globe, will release in May. Part I, US-Specific Data, … Continued

Mary’s Story: Accosted

I was accosted by a man on my walk to the market. He complimented my winter coat then proceeded to ask creepily if I really needed to wear so many layers. He then followed me down the street lecturing me that women use sex to control men and that women have abortions because we are … Continued

Danielle’s Story: This happens all the time

It was mid afternoon and I was having a late coffee break at work. I was walking back to the office after my break when a intoxicated man on the street started to call out to me. He said started to say things to me like “You’re a dirty whore” and he started to say … Continued

Week in Our Shoes: New Sites Edition!

Hey Hollas! We’ve been keeping pretty busy here at HQ during this Sexual Assault Awareness Month, and eagerly preparing for International Anti-Street Harassment Week! As you may or may not already know, we’ll kicking the week off in NYC on Saturday, April 11th with a RALLY TO END STREET HARASSMENT! The sun will be shining, our anti-catcalling … Continued