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New York
February 26, 2021

PUBLIC HARASSMENT: ABOUT TWO WEEKS AGO

About two weeks ago, I was walking down East 103rd toward Lexington Avenue from Third Avenue. There was a group of men in front of the bodega next to the liquor. One of the men stepped out in front of me on the sidewalk. I asked him to move and shuffled to the side to step around him. He kept blocking my way. One of the other men said to…
Prospect Lefferts Gardens
October 11, 2020

STREET HARASSMENT: CALLED THE B WORD

I was at the corner of 96th and Amsterdam at around 1:07 pm. A man, between the age of 25-30, was wearing a cap, blue disposable mask, with a black shirt. He also had a brown paper bag in his hand. He crossed the street (jaywalked to the street heading west). He then took off his mask and from behind called a woman a bitch. Then proceeded uptown toward 97th…
Marine Park
August 26, 2020

STREET HARASSMENT: FOLLOWED IN A CAR

I was walking to Dunkin Donuts after going to a store on Quentin Road and decided to turn down 36th street. At the corner of 36th and Fillmore I was waiting for the light to turn green so I could walk to the other side of the street. A man was turning left onto 36th from Fillmore in his car. As he was turning, he was looking sideways at me,…

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