Story Submissions Recap (abbreviated this weekend as I’m in India!):
I accept street harassment submissions from anywhere in the world. Share your story!
- Stop Street Harassment Blog: 5 new stories from people in North Dakota, Washington, DC, Florida, London, and New York
In the News, On the Blogs:
- Clutch Magazine, “Tell ‘Em Why You Mad: New Video Puts Street Harassers On Blast“
- The Queens Courier, “Council seeks end to catcalls and wolf whistles“
- Al-Masry Al-Youm, “Rights groups call for stepped-up security to prevent harassment during Eid“
- Wild Woman Fundraising, “Ever been harassed on the street? What can you do?“
- The Loop 21, “Appropriate behavior around the strange women you encounter“
- Congratulations Oraia Reid, co-founder and Executive Director for RightRides for Women’s Safety, for winning a Women of Excellence Award! http://fb.me/JPDnPkvy
- Star in HollaBack DC!’s first PSA
- Are you in Egypt? Use HarassMap to report your street harassers
- Have an iPhone? Download a new iPhone app that lets you report street harassers!
- Take a street harassment survey for a Toronto-based group working to address this problem with an iPhone app
- Via Change.org: Tell New York City Council to Fund Anti-Street Harassment Advocacy & Services
- Nov. 22-24: 3rd International Conference on Women’s Safety, New Delhi, India
- Dec. 2: LGBTQ Focus Group on Street Harassment, Washington, DC
Ten Tweets from the Week:
- JenNedeau I love a little street harassment in the afternoon. #sarcasm
- mackensy First for me in terms of street harassment: “Hey lady! I like your FACE!” Shouted, mind you. #subtle
- LizaEckert Taking phone photos of douches who street harass me makes feel better even when they don’t turn out.
- meaganbray Dear creeper on the sidewalk, when you catcall at girls. It makes them want to run from you not come closer. #justatip
- MollzieD Catcalling a woman in military fatigues? A whole new low. Come on son.
- seasonothebitch I may b wearing over-the-knee socks 2day, but really, what’s w/the extra dose of street harassment? #90srevivalnoexcuse
- ohgodohgod intervened on a street harassment on saturday, have developed ‘inflated sense of my own abilities’ considering buying a cape+kung fu lessons
- Garetmagdaleno Does anyone think that street harassment has ever worked?
- iHollaback HollabackCZECHREPUBLIC is pumped and ready to ignite! #themovementgrows
- iHollaback Young women interested in starting HollabackMIAMI are getting their Mom involved. Which is basically the coolest thing ever. HB <3s MOMS.