Category: A Week in Our Shoes

A Week In Our Shoes: Making Waves For Gender Activism

from hollaback! hq   Crashing onto the shores of Hollaback! New York are our new fellows. We at Hollaback! are proud to introduce these outstanding and passionate folks to you. Meet Erika, our Legislative and Development fellow. Her particular interests are in women’s human rights; labor and employment issues; women’s international economic development; and the … Continued

A Week In Our Shoes: Holla For What?

from hollaback! hq Experiencing online harassment, street harassment, and cyberbullying are opprobrious and nerve-wracking situations to be in. You may be feeling a number of emotions like embarrassment, anger, confusion or just outright uncertainty on what to do. In these situations, remember, Hollaback! and Heartmob has your back! Share your story of online harassment via … Continued

A Week In Our Shoes: Not Just A Dream!

From Hollaback! HQ We at Hollaback would like to acknowledge and celebrate Black History Month with you! As we look back on the generations of African-Americans who faced adversity for  civil, cultural, political and human rights, we take pride in commemorating their achievements in paving a “yellow brick road” for future generations. We cannot take … Continued

A Week In Our Shoes: Stay WOKE in 2019!

from hollaback! hq By now, we should all be aware of not only the abhorrent act of violence committed against Jussie Smollett; the racial and homophobic slurs used against him by his attackers. We at Hollaback! would like to publicly declare our full support for Jussie Smollett, a victim of this heinous hate crime. To … Continued

A WEEK IN OUR SHOES: Calling My HollabACTIVISTS!

From Hollaback! HQ Hollaback! is seeking energetic, committed, results-driven and creative individuals to provide assistance in fighting against harassment. Individuals who are conscious and passionate about civil and social rights: this is your opportunity to be a part of a global movement! We need YOU! Come join us as we look to expand our Hollaback! … Continued

A WEEK IN OUR SHOES: MAKING HOLLABACK! MOVES!

from Hollaback! HQ Hollaback! HQ would like to take this opportunity to wish you a Happy New Year! and take this time to reflect on 2018 with you. From co-hosting the “NYC Stands with Survivors” rally at City Hall in New York City to introducing our Bystander Intervention to corporate workplaces, we have grown so … Continued

A WEEK IN OUR SHOES: UNWINDING MAY

Hi Hollas!!! Can you believe how fast May is flying by? Although, the month is unwinding, we still have exciting news to share! Here’s what we’ve  been up to… FROM THE HOLLABACK! HEADQUARTERS Our Program Manager Mikaela attended a panel representing Hollaback!, where they sat on the panel with Dr. Tamura Lomax. The panel was on … Continued

A WEEK IN OUR SHOES: Our Activism Over the Past Two Weeks

Happy Friday Hollas! We’ve been working hard for you over the last two weeks in the office and around the world. Here’s a quick overview of some of the amazing activism that we’re involved in right now. FROM THE HOLLABACK! HEADQUARTERS  In AM NEW YORK news article, “Fighting Harassment in the Workplace will Require New Policies for all NYC … Continued

A WEEK IN OUR SHOES

Happy Friday Hollas! It’s April already, Sexual Assault Awareness Month #SAAM and many of us have begun our month facilitating or participating in events for the Anti-Street Harassment Week (April 8-14). While, at the Hollaback! HQ we’ve  been working hard to end harassment. Since last time, we’ve established a ROAR for Good partnership, along with testifying for … Continued

A WEEK IN OUR SHOES

Happy Friday Hollas! Yes, it’s been a while–February has already ended! We’ve been working hard on your behalf to end harassment and have a lot of exciting Hollaback! news to catch you all up on… Here’s a quick overview of some of the amazing activism that we’re involved in right now! FROM HOLLABACK HQ “We need to … Continued