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December 28, 2016

Brandon’s Story: “Keep your effing head…

I was at the McDonald's on Woodward next to Hopcat. A young lady got in line and was looking down at her phone. Even though she never looked up she felt the presence of someone looking over her shoulder at her phone. I watched an employee steadily make her more and more uncomfortable until she put her phone down. He still didn't stop glancing at her. I saw her body…
December 27, 2016

Jules’s Story: “I just told you…

It was christmas eve and I stopped at a gas station to get some water and advil. Holidays, y'all When I was waiting in line, the cashier told the woman that she could get the same bottle of alcohol with a shot glass on top. So she went over and got the new one. She had to bend over to get it. The cashier said, "I just told you that…


Active Bystanders: The Four Ds

Looking for ways to safely intervene when you witness harassment? Try one of the Four Ds:   DIRECT INTERVENTION: If it is safe to do so, confront the harasser and let them know that what they are doing is wrong. DISTRACT: Go up to the person being targeted and ask for the time or for … Continued

Open Meeting on Dec 10

Come on out to the Community Room at Whole Foods Detroit on Saturday, December 10, from 11 am – 1 pm! Hollaback! Detroit will be hosting an open meeting to update you on what we’ve been up to and how you can help. We’ll also have tips for bystander intervention, space to share your stories, and snacks.   … Continued

Free Anti-Harassment Stickers

In light of the election results and subsequent uptick in hate-based attacks, it’s now more important than ever to get our anti-harassment message out there.   If you’d like Hollaback! Detroit to mail you free anti-harassment stickers, just complete the Google form below. All we ask in return is that you place them in a … Continued