Category: The Movement

Argentine Turd Threatens Rape to Prove a Point

And we want him fired. From all the publications he works for. Since when are rape threats funny, clever, or intellectual? This douchelord obviously doesn’t have a clue. Check out our petition on Change.org and help us serve the consequences to this ignorant “journalist”. We have 1300 signatures so far—help us reach 2000.   Petitions … Continued

More Studies, Please

Another opportunity to get involved by donating a few minutes of your time for an online study. An undergraduate student is working on a project related to the effects of street harassment. Please take 15-20 minutes to help her collect data by participating here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/stash Feel free to share this link with other women.

Dickinson College Students Win Concessions in Campus Protest

By VIOLET KITTAPPA Congratulations to our comrades in Carlisle, Pennsylvania. The Patriot-News reports that 150 students at Dickinson College have been protesting since Wednesday, demanding that campus sexual assaults be broadcast through the college’s Red Alert system in real time and that perpetrators of catcalls and lewd comments are disciplined. The article reports that President … Continued

Words & House Bill 14 in the State of Georgia.

What’s in a name? Words are powerful. They can educate and empower, express and encourage. Words can forge relationships and build bridges. But despite their awesome ability to strengthen, they can also dismantle and destroy when they’re used as weapons. Stick and stones can break your bones, but words will never hurt me? Tell that … Continued

Study This!

Toronto’s Metropolitan Action Committee on Violence Against Women and Children (METRAC) has released the results of their study on how women do and do not respond to street harassment. 127 of you took part in the study and the results will be used to develop an app with phrases and resources for responding to harassment—look … Continued

Catcaller form en espanol

Our leaders in Mexico City had this translated from the Riot, cause harassment knows no language boundaries.  Stay tuned for AtreveteDf Hollaback, coming this April!

HOLLAwho? Meet El Paso

Meet Cassandra, the Story Collector fighting street harassment in El Paso, Texas. What’s your signature Hollaback? I flare my nostrils, while staring creeps down. Sometimes, it involves my middle finger. You know, it just depends on what kind of mood I’m in. What’s your craft? Letting sexists/racists/homophobes know what the fuck is up. My superheroine … Continued