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December 6, 2017

Public Intimate Partner Violence… and Bystander…

[Title: public domestic violence - everyone pretended not to see] As I was leaving work, I saw a man shouting at the woman he was with, and repeatedly shoving her. There were several men nearby who looked over, saw, and did nothing. I approached the harasser and the woman, and asked the woman if she was ok. She said “not really, because this is how he is” as he continued…
December 5, 2017

Harassed After the Gym

While walking home from gym I hear, "God bless that Big Beautiful Ass mami", followed by a loud whistle.   I was wearing yoga pants and a tank top.
November 27, 2017

Agressive Verbal Harassment

I was walking down on Washington Ave near Pacific Street in Prospect Heights around 9:30pm, A man was walking toward me and as he was passing by me he yelled at me "You make me sick, A bitch like you." I do not know this person at all. I was just walking to get to my destination. He passed by but decided to turn around and followed me for a…

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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