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Rockville
February 27, 2017

“It’s my neighborhood and I should…

Guy was heading out of his house to meet his friends who showed up while I was walking my dog. They all started to say hi to me (i dont know any of them) and sort of making fun of my dog. Then one of them said to me 'hi precious' in a disgusting voice. I told him 'don't call me that' and then he proceeded to call me 'stuck…
Charles Village
February 21, 2017

“A guy came in behind her…

I was at a rock show. I was talking to the venue manager with a friend of mine. A young woman walked in and suddenly, a guy came in behind her and groped her rear. She shot him a look and stormed upstairs. The guy started to follow her, but stumbled back down.
January 12, 2017

“Attempted to open the doors” –…

I had just gotten into my car parked on Calvert Street after a yoga class and as I was easing out of my parking spot, two high school boys came up to my car doors, (front and back of driver's side), and vigorously attempted to open the doors, which were locked. They attempted for about ten seconds and then walked away.

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Calling You In

CALLING YOU IN: Hollaback! Baltimore is putting a call out for anyone and everyone who would be interested in taking on a leadership role at our chapter. YOU have the power to shape the conversation around street harassment in Baltimore by putting on events, participating in solidarity actions with other non-profits and social justice campaigns, … Continued

Baltimore City Sexual Assault Response Team Evaluation

Here’s a message from Amy at Loyola University: I have been working on the Baltimore City Sexual Assault Response Team (SART) Evaluation, in which we are asking sexual assault survivors to tell us their opinions about services in response to their case (e.g., patrol officers, detectives, forensic nurses, victim advocates, State Attorney’s Office staff). Our … Continued

WE NEED YOU!

Fired up? Ready to go? Good! We can’t stop at marches or protests, we have to put in the work in EVERY DAY to support ALL marginalized groups, especially women of color, Transgender folks and all the members of the LGBTQ communities, differently-abled folks, immigrants, non-Christians, etc. Wanna get involved – do more? We need … Continued