Sexual Harassment

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Name: Sexual Harassment
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 14 mins ago - 2 reports

Nine Women Accuse Former CBC Radio Host Jian Ghomeshi Of Sexual Abuse

A total of nine Canadian women have now come forward with horrifying allegations against Jian Ghomeshi, ranging from choking without consent to workplace sexual harassment.Eight of the women spoke to the Toronto Star and another woman came forward anonymously ... [Published BuzzFeed - 6 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 27 mins ago - 2 reports

The disappointing aftermath of that viral street harassment PSA

UTCIn 24 hours, more than 6 million people have watched a woman get harassed on the streets of New York City.You probably know the video we're talking about. It's this one , in which a woman is filmed for 10 hours walking around New York City and experiences ... [Published Mashable - 17 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 3 reports

Lawsuit alleges sex harassment in Will County public defender's office

Two attorneys in the Will County public defender's office filed a lawsuit this week claiming they were passed over for promotions after they complained about sexual harassment from the office's top attorney.The lawsuit, filed in federal court, names Will ... [Published Chicago Tribune - 2 hours ago]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated 4 hours ago - 2 reports

Sexual Harassment: Actress in Catcall Video Received Rape Threats [Video]

Perhaps there is no better demonstration of the severity and dangers of sexual harassment than a recent viral video of a woman who was catcalled approximately 100 times while walking for about 10 hours throughout the streets of Manhattan. To make things ... [Published The Guardian Express - 12 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 2 reports

Tacoma mailman accused of sexual harassment

Pierce County prosecutors have filed harassment and fourth-degree assault charges against a 55-year-old Tacoma postal carrier accused of sexually harassing and inappropriately touching several women on his delivery route.Click to Continue » ... [Published Fort Mills Times - 12 hours ago]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated 14 hours ago - 2 reports

Mangalore: Assistant Professor of Mangalore University Accused of Sexual Harassment

Mangalore: A 25-year-old woman from Bantwal has accused the Assistant Professor of Mangalore University for alleged sexual harassment.The accused Vedava is the assistant Professor in Mangalore University. Kamala (name changed), filed a complaint against ... [Published Mangalorean - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated 15 hours ago - 2 reports

Survey ranks cities according to women’s perception of their public transport

A new study published by Thomson Reuters and pollster YouGov, looks at the safety of public transport as a key contributor to women’s ability to work and study. The online survey covered 15 of the world’s largest capitals, and New York, the most densely ... [Published Irish Times - 23 hours ago]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated 18 hours ago - 2 reports

Sex Harassment Claims, Leaked Emails Dominate Last Weeks Of DeMaio-Peters Race

Maybe the only certain thing about the final weeks of the 52nd Congressional District race is that an angry former campaign staffer without a nondisclosure agreement is a major headache for Republican candidate Carl DeMaio.Todd Bosnich, DeMaio’s former ... [Published KPBS - 19 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 18 hours ago - 2 reports

Views Differ On Meaning Of “Sexual Assault”

After conducting a voluntary survey of its student body, MIT reported this week that 17 percent of female students and 5 percent of male students had experienced sexual assault. But the university’s administration and the students surveyed seem to subscribe ... [Published Atlantic Monthly - 18 hours ago]
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated 18 hours ago - 8 reports

Woman in viral street harassment video now facing rape threats online

The subject of a viral video showing the pervasiveness of street harassment is now receiving rape threats in the comments section of the video, the organization behind the video tweeted.The subject of our PSA is starting to get rape threats on the comments. ... [Published Washington Post - 20 hours ago]
Entities: Harassment, Rape, Threat
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 2 reports

Women get sexually harassed more at public places in Bangladesh: Study

:29:01 A A- A+ A survey has found that women get sexually harassed more in public places than any other areas. The study, conducted by NGO Action Aid in 7 cities and rural areas across Bangladesh for two months, also finds the prevalence of sexual harassment ... [Published Financial Express Bangladesh - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 2 reports

Over half of teenage girls suffer sexual harassment at work: poll

SEOUL, Oct. 29 (Yonhap) -- More than half of teenage girls doing part-time jobs in Seoul have experienced sexual harassment in the workplace, a poll showed Wednesday.The survey of 544 girls aged 14-19 in the capital showed 56 percent of the respondents ... [Published Yonhap News Agency - Oct 29 2014]

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Remember the parable of the nail: "For want of a nail, the horseshoe was lost; for want of a horseshoe, the horse was lost; for want of a horse, the battle was lost; for want of a battle, the war was lost."
...They also claim he asked about employees' "intimate sexual lives and histories" and "made lewd and inappropriate comments related to and about sex." The women also claim Astrella made "flirtatious comments to female employees and state's attorneys."
When the woman begged him not to rape her in front of her two children, he disagreed and started undressing her. "It was 7 am and our two daughters, four and one, were sleeping. The elder one awoke when she heard my wife's cries, but pretended to be asleep, until she spotted a chance to bolt out the door and call for help. She succeeded, and shortly the locals gathered and hauled Jaypal to the policepolice station" the husband told media
"The compilation and analysis of data is being carried out and report would be release soon" she added. The decision of holding survey had been taken in view of alarming data of sexual harassment in the state

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Views Differ On Meaning Of “Sexual Assault” [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - 18 hours ago]
After conducting a voluntary survey of its student body, MIT reported this week that 17 percent of female students and 5 percent of male students had experienced sexual assault. But the university’s administration and the students surveyed seem to ...
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