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
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
on April 1st while working on a vehicle an officer approached me and did an illegal search ….I WAS WORKING….. [got_back]
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
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
I was on the 6 train visiting New York and a short man ran onto my car right as the doors were closing. The train was very crowded and he pressed himself behind me which I thought was an accident. I felt something touching my butt and I thought maybe it was someone’s bag. When … Continued
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
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College students gather together to raise awareness against sexual assault. Join them on the steps of City Hall April 24 @ 12pm!
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