Dialogues and Debates

Being Human in the Dark Days of the Internet

Emily May, Executive Director, Hollaback!, talks about solutions to abuse and bullying online.

Speakers featured in this talk


Emily May


Emily May is the co-founder and executive director of Hollaback!, an Ashoka Fellow, and a Prime Movers Fellow. In 2005, at the age of 24, she co-founded Hollaback! in New York City, and in 2010 she became its first full-time executive director. Under her leadership, the organization has scaled to over 50 cities in 25 countries, and launched HeartMob, Hollaback!’s platform designed to support people being harassed online.