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January 31, 2017

Harassment on the subway platform

While waiting for the subway. A person on the platform was yelling at non-white riders and talking about how she voted for Donald Trump and it was ok for her to be yelling because of that. I went to stand by and talk to one of the targets of the harassment because the harasser was very loud and irate and it seemed unsafe to engage the harasser near the tracks.
December 28, 2016

HOLLA ON THE GO: “The Man…

I was walking by a man with another female friend. The man literally barked at us like an animal. Growling, barking, followed us up the stairs to subway before he finally stopped following and making animal sounds at us. Disgusting. I am sick and tired of needing to raise grown men every single time I leave the house. Disgusted.
Lower Manhattan
November 30, 2016

HOLLA ON THE GO: 12 times…

I'm 13, and I've been cat-called too many times to remember. I've been told that I should just dress differently, or that "I don't know how to take a compliment." I know how to take a compliment. But I know that when a grown man says he "wants my pussy" or calls me "baby", that it is not a compliment, IT IS HARASSMENT. Just a couple days ago I was…

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Bystander Intervention Training Webinar

In the wake of the 2016 presidential election, you’ve come forward to tell us about how the rise in harassment and violence in the U.S. is impacting you on MomentofTruth2016.tumblr.com. And yet we have also heard from you a desire to rise up, speak out, and intervene when you see harassment happening. That’s why we’re … Continued

Week in our shoes

Hey Hollas! It’s been a week of action and recovery here at HQ, and we’ve shifted into high gear to respond and react to our new political climate. Election Day was over a week ago but its effects still linger, and we’ve been moving forward as best we can with some wonderful partner organizations along … Continued