Story Submissions Recap:
I accept street harassment submissions from anywhere in the world. Share your story!
- Stop Street Harassment Blog: 3 stories from people in Birmingham (UK), Switzerland, and New York City
New stories on:
Street Harassment in the News, on the Blogs:
The Times of India, “26 eve-teasers arrested in Kanpur“
- ABC News, “Construction Workers Harass Woman: What Would You Do?“
- The Times of India, “Cops help travellers reach home safely“
- The Star, “Female cabbies offer safe passage“
- Ottawa Citizen, “Ottawa woman describes ‘shocking’ daylight attack by mystery assailant”
- The Nation, “Calendars exposing ‘sexual harassers’ launched“
- The City Fix, “Separate But Equal: A Winning Policy for Women in Transit?“
- NZ Herald, “Are Kiwi males vulgar? A Hollywood star thinks so“
- SF Gate, “Mary, Melodie and the Mission district: women brutalized on our sidewalks“
- Monsters and Critics, “Egyptian film urges women to act against sexual harassment“
- Just Femme, “Street Harassment Warrior, Holly Kearl“
- The Cheeseblog, “Spiders and Street Harassment“
- Becca Caddy, “Emily May the hollaback girl“
- Jan. 23: BLANK_NOISE Delhi Meet Up http://on.fb.me/dZkUut
- Jan. 23: Anti-Street Harassment Planning Meeting, In Other Words, 14 NE Killingsworth, Portland, OR, 4 p.m.
- Feb. 1: Stop Street Harassment Book Talk, Northern Illinois University, 7 p.m.
- Feb. 12: HollaBack Baltimore Launch Party, Metro Gallery, 1700 N. Charles Street, 8 p.m.
- ABookishBeemer Call to #Louisville #KY #feminist/s: writing #streetharassment piece & I’d like women to share their stories! For LouisvilleKY.com (DM @ABookishBeemer)
- bibliofeminista Eastern Connecticut feminists! I’m launching a new Hollaback site to end street harassment! Come help/share stories hollabackct.tumblr.com
- hollabackBLN Sendet Eure Geschichte, Erlebnisse, Erfahrungen an email@example.com! #hollabackBLN #Berlin #ihollaback
- If you’re in India, check out Blank Noise’s information for 2011 and how you can get involved with efforts there to address eve-teasing
- Did you miss the Dec. 11th Webinar about writing street harassment op-eds with journalist Elizabeth Mendez Berry? Here’s the recording if so!
- 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!
10 Tweets from the Week:
- JessiDG #wecanallagreethat a compliment that makes you feel bad is not a compliment. #streetharassment
- ZennerBeaner If I get street harassment again, I’m going to snap. Men need to stop being pigs & treat women w/ respect.
- lashcampaign article on assault in current issue of @CosmopolitanUK includes advice from founder @vicky_simister, woo!
- HollaBackBmore was harassed while putting up flyers for the Hollaback Bmore! launch event! I think the site will be a hit!
- HollaBackCzech Stay tuned everybody. The site’s not active yet but the collective voices of the women of CZ will be hollaing soon!
- HollabackMCR Hurray, for @UMSUnion womens officer saying she’ll help with promoting @HollabackMCR. Students get web 2.0 ending #streetharassment
- iHollaback In Mumbai, only 28% of the people on the street are women at any given time bc of safety. HollabackMUMBAI is gonna fix that
- FeministInti A disgrace: #Coke promotes #streetharassment culture in #Argentina. #Piropos = #catcalls. #feminism #hollaback http://plixi.com/p/69360680
- kzmuda Meet the Feminista Barista fighting street harassment in Atlanta @hollabackatl @ihollaback http://ow.ly/3ByW2 #GLOBALhollaback
- wlp1 Study finds women portrayed negatively in newspaper cartoons in #Egypt where #streetharassment is a serious problem http://bit.ly/ho5Ao6#vaw