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New York
December 7, 2018

HOLLA ON THE GO:

I was crossing the street when a well-dressed man in his 30s pulled my ponytail from behind and yanked my head back while he yelled: “don’t you pull that on me”. Came out of nowhere and stormed off. Then I saw him following me a block later before I could step into a store and took a cab home.
New York
November 21, 2018

HOLLA ON THE GO:

Got followed and cornered by two men in their 50s. I was walking the dog, and they followed me to the corner next to the coffee shop where my partner was inside getting coffees. Kept asking where my “husband” was and stood closer and closer until I was against the wall. Kept asking where I lived and that I should meet the sons since my “husband” wasn’t coming. This was…
October 18, 2018

HOLLA ON THE GO:

I was walking towards the supermarket and I noticed this girl behind me. She continued walking behind me for two blocks till I got to the supermarket. Before I walked in, she grabbed my butt and said "nice ass" then walked away. I kind of tensed up as I didn't know how to react, this usually doesn't happen to me in the streets.

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