Category: A Week in Our Shoes

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

A Week In Our Shoes: Roaring Century

From Hollaback! HQ In the spirit of “Women’s History Month,” we continue to celebrate by imagining Women’s Futures! And by offering a free Stand Up Against Street Harassment Training every week!  To jumpstart your “Stand Up Against Street Harassment” experience, sign up below: Wednesday, March 17th, 2021. 6:00 pm ET/ 5:00 pm CT/ 4:00pm MT/ … Continued

A Week In Our Shoes: Making Strides Together

From Hollaback! HQ Hey Hollas, Our hearts are filled with inspiration… Happy Women’s History Month! It is rewarding to announce our special theme #Hollaback!Edition: “All the amazing women who came before us made this future possible for us. So let’s take this month to imagine Women’s Futures! Let’s dream BIG!” To all the women both … Continued

A Week In Our Shoes: Trailblazing Women in Leadership

From Hollaback! HQ Hey Hollas, As we await the monumental harvest of Women’s History Month, throughout the flowering stage we would like to give you folks just a few teasers. In today’s edition of “A Week In Our Shoes” we are excited to share our upcoming work. In honor of International Women’s Day, we are … Continued

A Week In Our Shoes: Coming Together Is Just The Beginning

From Hollaback! HQ Hey Hollas, *Hold up* *hold up* *Stop the presses* By now, you may be aware of increasing acts of hatred and violence against the Asian Community in the USA, specifically targeting Asian/Asian American elders. These violent acts of hatred are horrifying.  We stand in solidarity with all Asian/Asian Americans in this time, … Continued

A Week In Our Shoes: United & Strong

From Hollaback! HQ Hey Hollas, Is it Friday already? WOW.  NOW that we’re virtually together, let’s check in with each other in this week’s edition of “A Week In Our Shoes.” Welcome. Bienvenidos. Dobrodošli.  Let’s get to it, shall we? In response to the recent harassment in Harlem, NY, Hollaback! is hosting a “Stand Up … Continued

A Week In Our Shoes: Talk That Talk. Walk That Walk.

From Hollaback! HQ Hey Hollas, Are you walking out of an intense week like, “Oh Hell Yes to the weekend”? End your week right with these updates! It’s that time again where you get to tick off the “read Hollaback!’s A Week In Our Shoes Newsletter” on your Friday Plans Check-List. So plop yourself on … Continued

A Week In Our Shoes: Yellow Caution Tape

From Hollaback! HQ Cheers to a wonderful week Hollas! And we sure want to keep it that way. Sharing is caring especially in the age of technological advancements where we all need to stay safe online. But with so many social media platforms, you may not know where to look. Don’t you worry, we got … Continued