Category: The Movement

Week In Our Shoes: B.Y.O.H. – Bring Your Own Holla Edition

Hello Hollabackers!  This week, Hollaback! was featured in Forbes, Wisconsin’s Women’s Network, and SPARK. Here’s what HOLLAs around the world have been up to: Hollaback! Bogota is looking for new team members! If you or someone you know may be interested, email them [email protected] for more information. Hollaback! Boston is having their Self-Care HOLLAday Party today! They’ll have … Continued

Week In Our Shoes: Breath of Fresh A..ctivism Edition

Hello Hollabackers!  This week, Hollaback! was featured in The Athens News, BostInno, and HAPS Magazine. Here’s what HOLLAs around the world have been up to: Hollaback! Appalachian Ohio created valentines with students to be left all over Athens for random people to find. They also taught a 3 hour workshop to the Ohio University student group FUCKRAPECULTURE … Continued

Week In Our Shoes: Keep Calm and Inspire On Edition

Hello Hollabackers! This week, Hollaback! was featured in Buzzfeed, The Ottawa Citizen (more than once!), Huffington Post, Halabol, and Speakeasy Magazine.  Here’s what the HOLLAs around the world have been up to: Hollaback! Belfast held a workshop on street harassment with a Girls’ Brigade group. Hollaback! Des Moines, in collaboration with the Women of Color Advisory … Continued

Week in Our Shoes: Information Nation Edition

Hello Hollabackers!  This week, Hollaback! was featured in The Ottawa Citizen, Lawctopus, and University of Ottawa’s Fulcrum. Here’s what the HOLLAs around the world have been up to: Hollaback! Boston has issued a call to action to the city of Boston to reconsider personal safety messages and examine how they lead to unintentional blaming of victims. … Continued

Week In Our Shoes: Getting the Word Out Edition!

Hello Hollabackers! This week Hollaback! was featured in UNCW Swoop: Faculty & Staff Newsletter, Redwood Bark, Elixher, Ottawa Citizen and Gothamist. Here’s what the HOLLAs around the world have been up to: Hollaback! Berlin was featured in a radio interview. Listen to it (in German) here! Hollaback! Appalachian Ohio gave 45 min lessons to twenty … Continued

Week In Our Shoes: Welcome 2014 Edition

Hello Hollabackers! This week Hollaback! was featured in Il Messaggero,TheHuffington Post, PGH City Paper,and BuildingCommunities, Ending Violence Here’s what the HOLLAs around the world have been up to: Hollaback! Polska began a campaign against Tomasz Guział, a local politician. After the rape of a woman jogging through a public park, Guział posted victim blaming comments … Continued

Week In Our Shoes: The Last Edition of 2013

  Hello Hollabackers! During the last weeks of 2013, Hollaback! was featured by She Rights, The Vancouver Sun, The Vancouver Straight, The Province, Ottawa Citizen, Velvet Butter Blog, Truth Out and Jezebel (plus a few others that will surely be included once the holiday break is over and the press list is updated!).   Hollaback’s … Continued

Last day of the 31 days of HOLLA!

On the last day of our 31 days of HOLLA campaign, we would like to thank all of our Hollaback! site leaders for the amazing work that they do, and all of our donors for making our work possible. Check out our 2013 State of the Streets report to read more about what our site … Continued

31 days of HOLLA: Hollaback! Gent

On the 30th day of our 31 days of HOLLA campaign, all eyes are on Hollaback! Gent! Hollaback! Gent launched in November 2012 and has just celebrated an exciting first year! They convinced people in Gent that street harassment is an issue that concerns everyone by organizing chalk walks for Anti-Street Harassment Week, creating a … Continued

31 days of HOLLA: Hollaback! LA

On the 29th day of HOLLA, we’re basking in the sunshine with team Hollaback! Los Angeles. Hollaback! LA launched in April and since then, have blown us away. From on-the-ground workshops to presenting at HOLLA::Revolution, Hollaback! LA is a strong presence on the West Coast. Also, their team created, hands-down, one of the cutest cats … Continued