Category: Article

In Solidarity With Chechen LGBT+

On Saturday 22nd April at 3pm at The Spot in Derby City Centre around twenty members of the LGBT+ community and allies came together to grieve and show solidarity for gay men and other LGBT+ individuals who are being persecuted Chechnya, Russia. Freyja, one of our Site Leaders; a member of the LGBT+ community themselves, … Continued

Supporting the LGBT+ Community

Hollaback is an online platform to report incidents of street harassment for women / the LGBT community. We believe that story sharing is not only therapeutic but also changes the dialogue around street harassment which is key to ending street harassment. We also encourage people to ‘hollaback’ and bystander intervention where it is safe to … Continued

Eight Year Old Me Has Questions

We have received this very emotive and thought provoking submission from a Hollabacker looking back on their lifetime of street harassment experiences which started at a very young age and we thought it deserved its own page on the website. This Hollabacker wishes to remain anonymous, but we’d like to say a huge thank you … Continued

Street Harassment As A Health Issue

Hello Hollabackers! Today we launch our website and coincidentally it’s World Health Day so we’d like to explore street harassment as a health issue. TW: R*pe mention Street harassment can have a dramatic and immediate impact on the women and LGBT victim’s health. From the anxiety of being followed, pondering the possibility for the situation … Continued