Month: July 2016

We Officially Launch Today!

NEW GROUP AIMS TO END STREET HARASSMENT IN DETROIT (July 21, 2016) (Detroit) – Hollaback!, an international organization dedicated to ending harassment, launches in Detroit today. According to research from Cornell University, over 85% of women in the United States experience street harassment before the age of 17. To respond to this pressing issue, Hollaback! … Continued

Girls Rock!

Last Thursday, we lead a workshop on Understanding and Combatting Harassment for the first session of Girls Rock Detroit’s week long summer camp. It was an amazing experience talking to 8-15 year old girls about gender-based teasing and harassment and ways they can creatively combat it. They shared heartbreaking stories and brilliant suggestions and created a variety of posters and … Continued