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An App To Help The Government Stop Street Harassment via Storytelling

An App To Help The Government Stop Street Harassment via Storytelling | Soup for thought | Scoop.it
The Hollaback app has long helped women document the abuse they get on city streets. Now it goes a step farther automatically creating a government...

Via Karen Dietz
malek's insight:

 a new version of the app would include a feature in which victims of street harassment could report their abuse directly to New York politicians in their district.

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Tony Gough's curator insight, September 3, 2013 6:50 AM

An app that may help women on holiday or working in cities.

Karen Dietz's comment, September 4, 2013 3:12 PM
Thank you Malek, Kati and Tony for your comments. I really hope this app travels to other cities. I think it could really make a difference. And the storytelling aspect of the app really will help city officials understand the context of the harassment -- which is something numbers can never do.
malek's comment, September 11, 2014 11:50 AM
an interesting topic..keep on going
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