Posts tagged "interns"

Missouri GOPers To Solve Sexual Harassment By Telling Interns How To Dress

Sure! Let’s place the blame on the way interns dress and not on the legislators who harass them!

Robyn Pennacchia | August 19, 2015 - 5:30 pm

40 Interns Sue Olsen Twins, Claim Long Hours, No Pay

Performing menial tasks around the clock for no pay is the main complaint in a class-action lawsuit brought by 40 current and past interns at Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen’s company,…

Newser | August 12, 2015 - 5:15 pm

Interns Deserve Protection From Sexual Harassment, Too

Unpaid interns in New York City are now protected from sexual harassment and racial/religious/sexual discrimination, following the passage of a bill that protects them on the job even if…

Jessica Wakeman | March 28, 2014 - 6:30 pm

Anthony Weiner Aide Trashes Intern, Call Her The C-Word & “Slutbag”

Interns! You’ve got to keep an eye on them* or else they blab secrets that end on the front page of The New York Daily News.

Well, maybe…

Jessica Wakeman | July 31, 2013 - 10:20 am

Creepy Politician “Doesn’t Want” Female Interns Because Sexism Keeps Him “Good”

Last week Connecticut State Rep. Ernest Hewett (D) creeped out America with hisĀ lewd and inappropriate comment to a 17-year-old girl about the “snake” under his desk. (He meant his dick.)…

Sarah Gray | March 7, 2013 - 9:00 am

The Soapbox: I Am Not Here For Your Viewing Pleasure

The misting of her eyes almost completely distracted me from the words coming out of her mouth. As we stood side by side, overlooking a magnificent skyline view of twinkling…

Daley Quinn | June 13, 2012 - 11:00 am

Super Intern Gets 47 Job Offers, Makes Everyone Else Look Bad

When Maeghan Smulders, a 24-year-old from Calgary, graduated from college last June, she had 29 job offers (yep, you read that right: twenty-nine). Did she choose the best one and…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | June 4, 2012 - 8:30 am

Morning Quickies: “Black Swan” Interns Sue Over Unpaid Coffee-Fetching

Two interns who worked on the movie “Black Swan” are suing Fox Searchlight Pictures because they don’t believe their coffee-fetching and lunch order-taking qualified as “educational” enough to justify…

Jessica Wakeman | September 30, 2011 - 11:20 am

Intern At The Frisky!

Hey! The Frisky is looking for a few good interns to help us out in our New York office. If you’re interested, keep reading for full details….

Catherine Strawn | March 16, 2009 - 12:45 pm

What’s With Women’s Fashion Mags Hiring Male Sports Star Interns? And When Can We Get One?

David Beckham*, what hath you wrought?

First, the New York Rangers’ left wing Sean Avery interned at Vogue and blogged for about everything from what’s in his closet…

Jessica Wakeman | February 8, 2009 - 2:00 pm