Category: Street harassment in the media

SPOILER ALERT: Dozens of women come forward within hours after NYT reporter publishes details of her own hollaback!

In a follow up to her “New Phone Apps Aim to Combat Harassment” article published in the NYT on Monday, reporter and now HollaHERO Karen Zraick publishes her own personal hollaback in today’s City Room blog. As if we couldn’t have guessed, within hours, there are 47 comments all containing one, two, three, and sometimes … Continued

Hollaback on WPIX with friends!

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Stop Looking at My Mom

This is simply amazing.  This kid “Astro” must be 8? 10? and is rapping about men who stare and harass his mom on the street.  My favorite line, “she’s an independent lady let her stay like that. Stay fly work hard it’s OK like that.”  It’s super-fun and catchy, but it also makes me think … Continued