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New York
July 14, 2017

“It was violence pure and simple…

I was on the 6 train and this old guy in shorts and a t shirt was flicking his tongue at me and winking so I looked away. I get off at Brooklyn bridge and when I got up the stairs I realized he was following me. I had on my work skirt and sleeveless top...it's fucking sooo hot! So he is behind me and starts saying "that's a hot…
Williamsburg
July 12, 2017

Subway grinding

A man forcibly rubbed and thrust himself against me on the L train. It was a full train, and despite my repeated attempts to make it stop, he continued. I took his photo, and reported it to police and special victims detectives.
Greenpoint
July 7, 2017

Confronting Harassment

A construction worker was walking down India st towards Franklin st. He is most likely working on the building being constructed at the water front. He "pssst" at me. I shot around and looked him in the eye and said , "not OK!." He asked, "Why not? "Because it's rude!" By this time because I hadn't stoped walking I was a ways away when he tried to continue, "So what?…

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