Category: The Movement

One Step Too Far

The campaign in Wales that brought us the amazing PSA that we posted yesterday has also put together a website and a video (above). Their message to men: “To you its nothing, but it all adds up.” Well said. Country by country, campaign by campaign, the world is working together to end street harassment. You’re … Continued

Anti-violence campaign targets abusive attitudes

BBC – June 2, 2010 A campaign across Wales to combat violence against women is challenging men to abandon any demeaning attitudes they hold. A TV advert shows “abusive” behaviour towards a woman, including being leered at and enduring sexist comments. Social Justice Minister Carl Sargeant said while that could seem harmless to men, women … Continued

"The Last Word" by Maureen K. Doll screens at Tishman Auditorium

Little else is as sweet and satisfying as holla’ing back or attending free film screenings. So do both on Thursday and call it a night. “Hey, baby.” “How’s it going, puss?” Though women have made enormous progress in public and private domains, the street represents a final frontier, a space where women are routinely hollered … Continued

Why I Hollaback: Talia’s Story

This is the twelfth video in the “Why I Hollaback” series. “Why I Hollaback” tells the story of how and why folks decide to take the leap, speak up, and start Holla’ing back. We will release a new story every Monday and accept submissions from all over the world. So tell us your story — … Continued

THIS is what a movement looks like.

Well folks. I’m sorry. It’s a sad day….for turds everywhere! WE DID IT! WE DID IT! WE DID IT! YOU did it!! YOU donated, YOU thought about donating, YOU wanted to donate, YOU told your friends, YOU blasted your networks, YOU blogged about it, YOU stood up and said NO, I won’t sit idly by … Continued

Only one more day to go!

Today is the last day of our campaign! If you haven’t donated yet, do it now. We’ve got $1700 to raise and only one more day to do it! If we don’t raise the remaining $1700, we don’t get any of the $10,800 that we’ve raised from over 299 visionaries. Check out the preliminary photos … Continued

Why I Hollaback: Jamie’s Story

This is the eleventh video in the “Why I Hollaback” series. “Why I Hollaback” tells the story of how and why folks decide to take the leap, speak up, and start Holla’ing back. We will release a new story every Monday and accept submissions from all over the world. So tell us your story — … Continued

Why I Hollaback: Natalie’s Story

This is the tenth video in the “Why I Hollaback” series. “Why I Hollaback” tells the story of how and why folks decide to take the leap, speak up, and start Holla’ing back. We will release a new story every Monday and accept submissions from all over the world. So tell us your story — … Continued