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Lower Manhattan
November 16, 2017

Verbal and Physical Harassment

Walking down the street, the man keeps saying I am pretty and ask if wanna sex with him, after I repeated said no. He asked why not and grabs my arm...
New York
October 20, 2017

Bystander Success: “Women have the right…

[Title: Women don't owe you shit] I was inside of a coffee shop when I noticed men that were following, wolf whistling, making kissy noises, and stalking a young woman in her mid to late 20's. They eventually caught up to her and I saw them grab her. I quickly went outside and screamed "LEAVE HER ALONE or I will call the cops". I went over them and demanded them…
October 19, 2017

Racist Harassment on J Line

I was on the J line in Brooklyn, and a woman on the subway was standing as a man tried to get her attention for over 10 minutes as she ignored him. He was whistling and waving at her as if he were calling a dog. She moved away but he didn’t stop, and I told him to cut it out. His response to me was: “what are you gonna…


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 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