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Rally Against Street Harassment a Major Success!

On April 13th, Hollaback! organized a rally for International Anti-Street Harassment Week!   The rally drew more than 300 participants who raised awareness on what street harassment is, who it affects and how to fight it. Within the event, a skit illustrated by a group of children depicted why street harassment is harmful, and a … Continued

Denim Day PSA

College students gather together to raise awareness against sexual assault. Join them on the steps of City Hall April 24 @ 12pm!

Letter From Our Deputy Director: We Need Volunteers March 23rd!

  Dear Tri-State Area Hollabackers!,   WE NEED YOUR HELP! On Saturday, March 23rd, Eileen Fisher will donate 10% of their total sales throughout all 9 of their New York stores to Hollaback! In addition to the financial support, Eileen Fisher is inviting us to set up tables in their stores to educate their customers … Continued

HOLLA ON THE GO: F is for #fail

On the F train, which was almost empty, I was reading a book in one hand and holding onto the bar with another. Suddenly my purse swung up and hit me in the face. I turned around and asked the guy behind me why he punched my purse. He said I was touching his butt. … Continued

Jackie’s Story: Hello?? Bystanders?!?

I was on the M15 bus heading downtown when two loud, rowdy couples got on and sat behind me. One of the women had a cell phone blaring music. I waited a few minutes to see if she was going to turn it off, then turned around and politely asked if she could please turn … Continued