Videos

A WEEK IN OUR SHOES: UNWINDING MAY

Hi Hollas!!! Can you believe how fast May is flying by? Although, the month is unwinding, we still have exciting news to share! Here’s what we’ve  been up to… FROM THE HOLLABACK! HEADQUARTERS Our Program Manager Mikaela attended a panel representing Hollaback!, where they sat on the panel with Dr. Tamura Lomax. The panel was on … Continued

A WEEK IN OUR SHOES: Our Activism Over the Past Two Weeks

Happy Friday Hollas! We’ve been working hard for you over the last two weeks in the office and around the world. Here’s a quick overview of some of the amazing activism that we’re involved in right now. FROM THE HOLLABACK! HEADQUARTERS  In AM NEW YORK news article, “Fighting Harassment in the Workplace will Require New Policies for all NYC … Continued

A WEEK IN OUR SHOES

Happy Friday Hollas! It’s April already, Sexual Assault Awareness Month #SAAM and many of us have begun our month facilitating or participating in events for the Anti-Street Harassment Week (April 8-14). While, at the Hollaback! HQ we’ve  been working hard to end harassment. Since last time, we’ve established a ROAR for Good partnership, along with testifying for … Continued

HOLLA ON THE GO: “Myself and a female friend…”

Myself and a female friend were trying to find a t-shirt shop and we got lost and ended up in a low traffic area of Pike’s Place Market. We were followed by several adult men and cornered into an area with nobody else around. We successfully ran away, but as we ran we turned around … Continued

HOLLA ON THE GO: “Repeat Harasser”

There is a homeless man who frequently sits out by the light right by where I work. He has several teeth missing, panhandles money by harassing drivers, and becomes very aggressive when he is under the influence. He has come in to my job and called me a hoe, a bitch, and has threatened to … Continued

HOLLA ON THE GO: “I was waiting for the bus…”

I was waiting for the bus and I’d just returned from internationally traveling for eight months, so I’m already on a highly alert mode from being so many new places and seeing so many new things. I’m looking down at my feet and fitting them into a first position, ballet habits, and then a man … Continued

HOLLA ON THE GO: “I was walking…”

I was walking with another female coworker and a truck drove by slowly and a young male passenger yelled the F-word at us very aggressively and angrily and they stared at us out the window until we were too far away. [got_back]

HOLLA ON THE GO: “The first time I was catcalled…”

The first time I was catcalled was when I was 11. It was at a summer dance camp and some guys started making motions with their hands while closing in on me. I asked “what are you doing?” And they said “buttering you up for later”. I tried to leave but one of them grabbed my arm … Continued

HOLLA ON THE GO: “I was walking to my car…”

I was walking to my car in the Target parking lot today when a man drove up beside me, rolled down his window and said, “Hi Mam, can I ask you something? What do you think of these?” He proceeded to thrust his pelvis upward to reveal himself wearing itty bitty frilly women’s lace underwear … Continued

HOLLA ON THE GO: “Organized harassment and stalking”

Organized harassment and stalking from multiple people/persons. My feeling is being pissed off because I’m a single mom with 2 young girls. I want people to know that putting someone/a single woman in this position is [messed] up!! But, I’m learning to not always react- do things the right way!! [got_back]