Category: A Week in Our Shoes

A Week In Our Shoes: Freedom Street

From Hollaback! HQ Hey Hollas, You’ve got one thing left to do this awesome Friday: read our latest “A Week In Our Shoes” newsletter, of course. Welcome Hollas! Sit back, relax and enjoy as we keep you up to date with all things Hollaback!. This Saturday is a day of remembrance,  an Emancipation Day, celebrating … Continued

A Week In Our Shoes: Moving Together

From Hollaback! HQ Hey Hollas, Welcome to the latest edition of “A Week In Our Shoes.” A year ago this week, black squares with the hashtag #blackouttuesday were being posted globally as a means of standing in solidarity in support of the Black Lives Matter movement in the wake of the public outrage over George … Continued

A Week In Our Shoes: Do It With Pride

From Hollaback! HQ Hey Hollas, Happy PRIDE month! In honor of this month, here are some PRIDE  FACTS! Click this link for even more facts!  In the United States, PRIDE came out of Protest! During the 1800s and 1900s, US states criminalized cross-dressing, drag, and other forms of challenging strict norms of gender and sexuality. Being gay, … Continued

A Week In Our Shoes: We Holla Back!

From Hollaback! HQ Hey Hollas, *Hey Siri…open Hollaback!’s Weekly Newsletter*  Welcome to the latest edition of “A Week In Our Shoes” where we keep you up to date with everything on the Hollaback! roster. To kickstart your Friday, follow us on TikTok @lets.end.harassment to keep the movement alive. The fight against harassment is far from over, … Continued

A Week In Our Shoes: Holla-ing For Solidarity

From Hollaback! HQ Hey Hollas, It brings us great joy that the Hollaback! Community has fostered valuable connections showing the world how change can happen. With this unity, we are all exemplifying what solidarity really means by highlighting the importance of working together to dismantle a system that normalizes injustices.  Together with you all, we … Continued

A Week In Our Shoes: The Work Continues

From Hollaback! HQ Hey Hollas, It’s been an emotional week, to say the least. Welcome to another edition of “A Week In Our Shoes” where we update you with the latest about all things Hollaback!.  This week, the US and many all over the world watched as police officer Derek Chauvin was found guilty on … Continued

A Week In Our Shoes: Setting The Hollaback! Bar

From Hollaback! HQ Hey Hollas, Look who finally decided to show up. Hello Friday. Where have you been??? The Hollas and I thought you wouldn’t show up. Anyway, since everyone is here, welcome to the latest edition of “A Week In Our Shoes” where we keep you up to date with the latest Hollaback! news … Continued

A Week In Our Shoes: Race To The Finish Line

From Hollaback! HQ Hey Hollas, FRI-NALLY!!! Weekends should definitely come with a pause button because this is where pure happiness comes from. In this week’s edition of “A Week In Our Shoes,” let us enjoy a virtual grand send off commemorating Women’s History Month through poetry. Remember this poem from the beginning of this month? … Continued

A Week In Our Shoes: Community Building

From Hollaback! HQ Hey Hollas, It’s Friday and we are definitely feeling hopeful. Happy Friday Hollas! Welcome to the latest edition of “A Week In Our Shoes.” What’s better than it being Friday? Being witness to the tremendous support to the AAPI community this week, in the wake of last week’s violence. This week has … Continued

A Week In Our Shoes: Soldiers Of Change

From Hollaback! HQ Hey Hollas, This week, a gruesome and deadly act of violence occurred against the Asian & Asian-American community. In a series of shooting targeting, six Asian women were murdered in Atlanta, Georgia in a xenophobic and misogynistic attack. We must all stand in solidarity with the AAPI community and  take action against … Continued