sexual harassment

How Sexist Internet Trolling Is Finally Getting Taken On By Politicians In The UK

The internet isn’t some separate sphere cut apart from the rest of society. The spread and normalization of sexual, gender-based attacks on the web is the spread and normalization of

Kylie Cheung |

These Action Figures Show How Sucky It Still Is For Most Women In The Workplace

Women and minorities are still making about three-quarters of what white men make and it’s pretty much bs at this point. What can we do about this damn glass ceiling…

Katrin Higher |

China Is Running A Women-Only Bus Service To Offset Sexual Harassment During Commutes

Sexual harassment on public transportation is a problem across the world, but is banning men from buses and subways the answer? The people of Zhengzhou, China, are about to find…

Jenni Miller |

New Sex Harassment Rules Defined For Cabbies

New York City officials are updating harassment rules to spell out exactly what taxi and hire car drivers can’t do—like make sexual suggestions, touch, be touched by, or ejaculate on…

Newser |

Fight! Fight! Title IX Fight! Columbia Professor Sues The Crap Out of the University For Sexual Harassment

And gender discrimination! The hits just keep on coming.

Danielle Henderson |

Donald Trump And His Campaign Manager Are Both Creeps To Women Journalists

Trump said a month ago that he’d start acting presidential “pretty soon,” but there are no signs of it yet.

Rebecca Vipond Brink |

Kentucky Mayor Admitted Trading Favors For BJs, But Charges Were Dismissed

Mayor Scott Ellis is also accused of making racial slurs.

Robyn Pennacchia |

Ex-Trump Staffer: Campaign Is Sexist

Donald Trump is running a sexist campaign, according to a former staffer in Iowa who has filed a discrimination complaint. Elizabeth Mae Davidson says the Trump campaign paid men more…

Newser |

Duggar Homeschooling Leader Accused Of Sexual Abuse By Ten Women

Ten women have come forward to file lawsuits against Bill Gothard, accusing the former leader of the Institute In Basic Life Principles (and friend of the Duggars) of sexual abuse and…

Robyn Pennacchia |

Sexual Abuse Lawsuit Against Duggar Church Dismissed, For Now

The plaintiffs have the option to refile.

Robyn Pennacchia |

PR Creep Trevor FitzGibbon Reportedly Solicited Nude Photos During A Job Interview

FitzGibbons calls the allegations against him a “distraction.”

Robyn Pennacchia |

How Las Vegas Strippers Are Fighting Sexual Harassment And Workplace Exploitation

Since 2012, there have been rulings in California, Georgia, New York, and South Carolina which granted dancers worker’s rights and millions of dollars in backlog pay.

Bronwyn Isaac |

You Have A New (Pervy) Connection On LinkedIn!

Using LinkedIn to sexually harass other professionals? You might be missing the point.

Lauren Duca |

7 Girls Kicked Off High School Basketball Team For Complaining About Handsy Coach

You’d think the school might want to investigate, but no.

Robyn Pennacchia |

SXSW Caves To Pressure To Reinstate Sexual Harassment Panels After ‘GamerGate’ Debacle

Annual Austin, TX event South By South West recently dealt with the venom of the dangerous Gamergate community – who threatened violence if they planned to go through with two…

Katrin Higher |

Duggar-Affiliated Homeschool Ministry Sued By Five Women Over Sexual Abuse

Bill Gothard of the Institute for Basic Life Principles has been accused of sexual misconduct by over 30 women.

Robyn Pennacchia |

BBC Reporter Gets Harassed During Report About Street Harassment

In a moment of perfectly macabre poetic justice, BBC Reporter Sarah Teale managed to get street harassed during a segment on getting street harassed. My misandry wings are growing!

Katrin Higher |

Texas Cop Stands His Ground Against Server Who Didn’t Want Him Groping Her

Officer Kenneth Lee Sheka may face disciplinary actions for his conduct.

Robyn Pennacchia |
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