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Join the Rolling Revolution

Cats Call Back! Calling all cool cats, fat cats, tom cats, felines, and familiars. We’re hissing at street harassment and sexualized violence and saying no more will we feel unsafe walking, running, rolling, skating, and strolling in our city. No more will we allow a culture which tells us that cat calls are just compliments. … Continued

HOLLA::Revolution

The revolution will be livestreamed below! Come back to this page at 3-6PM Atlantic time on Thursday to tune into something awesome. HOLLA::Revolution is the first ever international speakers series on ending street harassment.  On July 25th, 2013, in New York City, Hollaback! is bringing together leading thinkers and activists to give talks and performances … Continued

HOLLA Canuck: The state of public transit in Ottawa

News from HOLLA Canuck! See, we’re not the only Holla in Canada; there are also Hollaback! sites in Alberta, Montreal, Ottawa, Victoria, and Winnipeg. (rumours of more Canadian holla-sites to come in a couple months; we’re very excited!) Right now, Hollaback! Ottawa is working tirelessly to bring light to patterns of  harassment on their city’s … Continued

ConsentFEST 2012

Have you heard of ConsentFEST yet? ConsentFEST is a 1.5 day conference presented by the South House Sexual and Gender Resource Centre (aka SoHo, formerly the Dalhousie Women’s Centre) and the Saint Mary’s Women’s Centre. ConsentFEST strives to create spaces where everyone can gain a broader understanding of how consent narratives, sex-positivity, and challenging rape culture can come … Continued

International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia 17 May 2012

As this is being written, tomorrow is just a couple hours away. Tomorrow (Thursday) is the International Day against Homophobia and Transphobia. Halifax is marking the day with a gathering in Grand Parade Square at 6PM tomorrow. This year, the theme is “Reclaiming our space, reclaiming our rights.” There will be ASL interpreters for the event. … Continued