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Williamsburg
February 11, 2018

Harassed and Followed

On my way to subway on Bedford Ave at 4 am on a Sunday morning, I was in a great mood and feeling good about having had an awesome night out with friends. I was ready to head home and see my boyfriend. A man started following me and said things like “Girl, you are so beautiful”. I ignored him and kept walking, which only seemed to make him talk…
Forest Hills
January 18, 2018

Verbal Harassment while walking my dog

A man stopped me on the street while walking my dog and asked me “if I was that girl having sex with her dog.” He would not stop asking even when asked to stop. Then proceeded to say “but you’re a pornstar. It’s okay, all porn is okay. Black porn, White porn, gay porn, dog porn.” I asked him repeatedly to leave me alone and finally he did.
Bushwick
January 15, 2018

“My rapists are harassing me publicly”

l was drugged raped at gunpoint while back ago pictures were taken. They turn up at my job with a co-worker who prostituted and called me a whore, the picture in question was me on the floor of the hallway where they threw me down the stairs, l was knocked out. They entered my house while l was at work in the projects. I just moved in without knowledge somehow…

News

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