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The HOLLA::Revolution Promo Video is UP!

On July 25th, 2013, Hollaback! hosted the first ever international speakers series on street harassment, HOLLA::Revolution.  The event was emceed by Jamia Wilson and featured leading local and international leaders in the fight against gender-based violence.   The historic event featured 18 badass speakers and performers representing organizations such as: Bklyn Boihood, Sassafrass Tech Collective, … Continued

Questions about our NYC app? The FAQ is here.

Hollaback! is proud to work with the New York Council to empower the public to take direct action in the face of all forms of street harassment and make their complaints count. This week we relaunched our apps in New York City, allowing users to report street harassment and bystander intervention to Hollaback!, and, if … Continued

This Weekend: Join in the Goddess Walk in Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn

Amazing activist Sweet Lorraine is organizing a Goddess walk in Brooklyn Bed-Stuy this Saturday, August 24th. The rally begins at Fulton park, 1691 Fulton St, Brooklyn, NY 11233, at 12 noon.  The walk begins at 1pm and goes until 4pm. Sweet Lorraine says, “The Goddess Walk is an ANTI- STREET HARASSMENT Rally that will take place at … Continued

Press Release: HOLLABACK! LAUNCHES NEW APP FOR REAL-TIME REPORTING OF STREET HARASSMENT AND VIOLENCE TO CITY OFFICIALS

App Will Provide New Yorkers the Opportunity to Immediately Report Harassment and City to Identify Possible Trouble Spots That Welcome Crime, Such as Dark Streets and Areas in Need of Repair (August 19, 2013) – Emily May, Executive Director of Hollaback! was joined by Speaker Christine Quinn, her wife Kim Catullo, and Council Member Diana … Continued

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