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May 7, 2017

Flashed on the train

I was sitting on the R train in Queens and closed my eyes for a minute. When I opened them, I saw that the guy across from me had his penis in his hand and was stroking it while staring at me. I moved to another seat and took a picture, at which point he ran.
East Harlem
April 20, 2017

Hey Sexy White Girl

Called sexy white girl as I turned the corner near IHOP. I Yelled back: that's sexual harassment! He just laughed at me.
Downtown Brooklyn
April 7, 2017

“I was just shocked that in…

I was on the train rushing to a performance at 11 this morning. I was reading a book and eating a sandwich on the train, and this man started talking at me, calling me beautiful and saying the vulgar things he wanted to do to me. I ignored him at first, but it started getting way too personal so I asked him to stop. This only caused it to escalate,…


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