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Lawrence Cultural District
November 29, 2016

“You got a booty, girl!”

I'm 15 years old, and I had just been in the hospital for a brain damage level fever (we got it taken care of, and no damage was done.) As I was walking through the emergency room parking lot at about 9 pm, a car with four grown mean drove by. For some reason they found it necessary to yell "you got a booty, girl!" I turned to say something,…

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Hollaback! Lawrence Photography Project

  Join us for our second installment of the Hollaback! Lawrence photography project. We want to get as many youth photographed as possible! Come out and “hollaback” to the street/hallway/online + harassment that makes us feel unsafe. Dec. 4: 10:00 a.m to 11:00 a.m. We will meet at the South Park gazebo. A huge Thank You … Continued

Hollaback in Lawrence, KS!

Street harassment is a form of sexual harassment that takes place in public spaces. At its core is a power dynamic that constantly reminds historically subordinated groups (women and LGBTQ folks, for example) of their vulnerability to assault in public spaces. Further, it reinforces the ubiquitous sexual objectification of these groups in everyday life. Street … Continued