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A Week In Our Shoes: WHITE HOUSE EDITION

Hello Hollabackers! Hollaback in the HOUSE! The White House, that is. Vice President Joe Biden, Senior Advisor Valerie Jarrett, and White House Advisor on Violence Against Women Lynn Rosenthal, spoke about the importance of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) and the Administration’s efforts to reduce domestic and dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking victimization. … Continued

Theresa’s Story: Stop staring!

I was driving to my home in Lafayette, LA, when this guy pulls up next to me and yells “woohoo” at me, really loudly, startling me.  My windows were down.  He was driving next to me for a few seconds i guess, staring at me, trying to get me to look at him.  When I … Continued

A week in our shoes: PEOPLE MAGAZINE EDITION

Hello Hollabackers! We had a big week, with lots of exciting news. Let’s jump right in: We are in PEOPLE magazine this week! With a circulation of 25 million, we’re bringing the street harassment movement to a grocery isle near you. We couldn’t be more proud. And we couldn’t have done it without you. We’ve … Continued

Anonymous’s Story: “Uncomfortable”

A garbage truck stopped on the corner on this busy neighborhood street. While the guys in the back were doing their job, the drive was yelling “Hey Shorty!” out of his window to a young woman walking on the sidewalk on the opposite side of the street. Her arms were crossed, trying to ignore it, … Continued