Read stories, news articles, blog posts, and tweets about street harassment from the past week and find relevant announcements and upcoming street harassment events.
Street Harassment Stories:
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You can read new street harassment stories on the Web from the past week at:
- Stop Street Harassment Blog
- HollaBack Atlanta
- HollaBack Buenos Aires
- HollaBack Chicago
- HollaBack DC!
- HollaBack France
- HollaBack Israel
- HollaBack London
- HollaBack NYC
- HollaBack Portland
- HollaBack SoCal
Street Harassment in the News, on the Blogs:
- PBS News Hour, “For Egypt’s Women, Harassment Remains Part of Daily Life“
- CNN World, “Revolution signals new dawn for Egypt’s women“
- The Baltimore Sun, “Man involved in semen attacks on shoppers gets probation“
- Project Q, “‘Hollaback!’ on the go against street harassment“
- Femininisting, “Quick hit: International Anti-Street Harassment Day“
- The Citizen, “We should borrow a leaf from Egyptian women“
- Los Angeles Times, “Egypt’s women face growing sexual harassment“
- Pune Site,”Helpline for women commuters receiving 8 to 10 complaints daily“
- El Paso Times, “Man allegedly exposed himself to 17-year-old girl“
- Bleacher Report, “Egyptian Soccer Stadiums Emerge as Venue for Sexual Harassment“
- Y Observer, “Yemeni women expose sexual harassment by taxi drivers“
- UPI.com, “Egyptian women suffer sexual harassment“
- The Times of India, “Savage attacks on girls on a rise“
- Where is your line?, “Badass-Activist Friday presents HOLLY KEARL of stopstreetharassment.com“
- O, Pioneers!, “Being Watched, Being Seen, and Walking Alone“
- March 4: Why Loiter? book launch, Kitab Mahal, 4th Flr., 192 D.N.Road, Fort, Mumbai 400001, 6 p.m.
- March 8: STARS Speaks: Featuring Hollaback!, MU Women’s Center, G108 MU Student Center, 4:30 p.m.
- March 10: Town Hall & Community Forum on Mass Transit, NYC, 6 p.m.
- March 20: International Anti-Street Harassment Day – happening all over the world!
- Participate in the first annual International Anti-Street Harassment Day on March 20!!!
- Participate in a new study for Dr. Kimberly Fairchild
- Have an encounter with gender-based violence on NYC mass transit to share? http://tinyurl.com/transitstory (via RightRides)
- If you live in Washington, DC, take a street harassment survey for HollaBack DC!
- Are you in Egypt? Use HarassMap to report your street harassers
- Have an iPhone? Download the Hollaback iPhone app that lets you report street harassers
10 Tweets from the Week:
- KaylinSnailin Truck full of street harassers #yeg #streetharassment http://yfrog.com/hsc9okhj
- staceyannchin Between Abortion rights, Domestic Violence, less pay for women, and sexual harassment on the street – we have soooo much work to do!
- AmakaWho ima write a long post about black women &street harassment in honor of street harassment awareness day on 3/20
- EliGrullon As soon as Spring comes, especially in Minneapolis, my sundresses come out & so does all the #streetharassment I HATE that!
- WriteAboutIt @natalieraymond I got meowed at yesterday in Duane Reade. Why do catcallers think we’re house pets? #streetharassment
- ShelbyKnox @hkearl I’ve been barked at! Dude bared his teeth & barked. Of course it was threatening but it was also so dumb it was funny.
- dollfacekilla Street harassment is a global problem for women of all cultures: http://bit.ly/h8wgXl “girls are asking for it if they wear jeans”
- jesssolomon Documentary “Back Up! Concrete Diaries” by @Nijla1 is back: http://ht.ly/40mBa (I share my experience w/ #streetharassment)
- RightRides Help serve ALL Manhattan neighborhoods http://fb.me/I36lv24F #safety #women #nyc #lgbt #woc #fundraising #fem2 #feminism #rape
- iHollaback Just got the awesomest email ever from Nicola Briggs. Swoon! She’s my hero. http://youtu.be/iIlObKYwUyI