To better support victims of online harassment, we’ve partnered with the International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) to form focus groups of women and gender-expansive journalists to help further develop HeartMob thanks to a generous gift from Craig Newmark Philanthropies. Over the next year we’ll roll out a series of updates to HeartMob designed to improve … Continued
HeartMob has a FREE upcoming webinar on Tuesday, March 27, 2018 12:30 PM – 2:00 PM EDT! Register to learn how to stand up for your friends when they’re facing online harassment. As always, if you or someone you know is facing online harassment, check out HeartMob and find all the resources you need to … Continued
All too often, people targeted for this form of online sexual harassment – sextortion – hear that they’re to blame. But Thorn and HeartMob have your back.
Despite some of the headlines, not all harassers are unreasonable. If you feel safe, you can use counterspeech to challenge harassment, hate speech, and discriminatory attitudes online.
If you’ve been on social media, you’ve seen fake news. Some of it’s just silly, but a lot of it libels and denigrates people who are working for change and liberation – and it’s even used against regular people to discourage us from speaking our minds. HeartMob has put together a handy graphic to help you understand what it’s all about.
A New York Times article posted this morning misrepresented Hollaback!’s online harassment work through its HeartMob program.