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October 10, 2021

Public Harassment: I live in NYC,…

I live in NYC, and experience street harassment on a pretty regular basis - it’s happened four times in the last four days alone. I had a man blowing kisses at me as he drove past in his van, someone reaching out and pretending to grab my breasts as he walked past, a guy following me and calling out "BITCH!" for a good couple of blocks, and a group of…
Boerum Hill
August 7, 2021

Public Harassment: Followed around the subway…

I was standing on the platform waiting for the train when I noticed a man staring at me. It made me uncomfortable so I walked further down the platform to distance myself. He followed me down the platform until he got within one foot of my face and was staring as hard as he could at my eyes. I asked him to stop following me and he said “following you??…
Greenville
August 3, 2021

Public Harassment: Catcalled in front of…

Was on vacation with my family. Group of young looking guys stops at an intersection when we’re about to cross and one of them yells, “I’m going to fuck your daughter” at me and my family while I’m walking. I’m still feeling embarrassed, ashamed, and angry. My mom told me she was sorry and that it happens and my dad just didn’t say anything at all, I guess not knowing…

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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