Category: The Movement

Know Your Rights Guide FAQ

Hollaback! is proud to partner with TrustLaw and DLA Piper to provide an international “Know Your Rights” guide to street harassment. The guide establishes legal definitions of street harassment and provides an outline of local laws governing street harassment. The “Know Your Rights” guide is aimed to inform individuals of their rights in public space. … Continued

Know Your Rights Guide

A new report released today offers the first ever global legal resource on street harassment. Led by NGO Hollaback! and the Thomson Reuters Foundation and coordinated by global law firm DLA Piper, the “Know Your Rights” guide compiles the latest legal definitions and information on all forms of street harassment across 22 countries and in … Continued

Week in our Shoes: Rev up the Engine Edition!

Hey Hollaback!er’s,   Over the last two weeks, Hollaback! has been featured in: Today, Mic, The Daily Beast, Huffington Post, NME, the New York Times, and more.   Hollaback! sites around the world have been busy!     Hollaback! Bahamas had major press in the Tribune. Their team met with The College of the Bahamas … Continued

Videos from HOLLA::Revolution are here!

The videos from #hollarev are here, and they are amazing! Today’s video features some REAL TALK as Rebecca unmasks rape culture and street harassment in her spoken word “I am tired of hearing blame at girls for being caught out in the rain when there are folks standing out on street corners with garden hoses and super-soakers” … Continued

C.E.’s Story: Badass Male Ally

I am a male and first I want to say I’m really sorry for what you ladies go through. It’s terrible that there are men out there with such blatant disrespect for women. Reading these stories, it sickens me to hear them. I just wanted you to know that at least one man got your … Continued

Get Your Tickets for HOLLA::Revolution!

HOLLA::Revolution is back in NYC and it’s better than ever. #Hollarev will be held on May 27th, 2014, from 2-5pm at the New School in New York City. Tickets are running out for this year’s HOLLA::Revolution, be sure to get yours before they’re sold out! Get your tickets today!   This year’s HOLLA::Revolution will feature 12 astounding speakers, comedians, … Continued

Week In Our Shoes: Gearin’ Up for Change Edition

Hello Hollabackers!  This week, Hollaback! was featured in Ottawa Community News, Ottawa Sun (twice!), The Guardian, and WNYC. Here’s what HOLLAs around the world have been up to: Hollaback! Appalachian Ohio did a self defense class for the women at Southeast Ohio Regional Jail and presented to an Ohio University Cultural Diversity in Education Class. They … Continued

Week In Our Shoes: Protesting with Peace Edition

Hello Hollabackers! This week, Hollaback! was featured in XO Jane, French Cosmopolitan, DigBoston, Letters for Little Ones, Power Talk Radio, and WNYC. At the Mothership, a training was held with a group of parents in the South Bronx and we toasted to safer streets to everyone at Wednesday’s Girls Pint Out Inaugural Event to Benefit Hollaback! Here’s … Continued

Week In Our Shoes: Heaps of HOLLA Edition

Hello Hollabackers! Happy Women’s History Month! HOLLAs have been especially busy this past week and it is AWESOME. This week, Hollaback! was featured in the Huffington Post (more than once!), CBC News, Stop Street Harassment blog, and Metro News. Here’s what HOLLAs around the world have been up to: Hollaback! Alberta presented yesterday on street harassment being … Continued

Week In Our Shoes: Coffee Talk Edition

Hello Hollabackers! This week, Hollaback! was featured in Backdrop Magazine, Belgian Marie Claire, ASOS Zine, Philadelphia Magazine, and the Philly Daily News. Here’s what HOLLAs around the world have been up to: Hollaback! Baltimore hosted an Offline Coffee & Chat on Tuesday, a casual gathering for their community members to get together, meet fellow feminists, make new … Continued