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Workplace Sexual Harassment

Anti-Sexual Harassment PSA Highlights The Line That Shouldn't Be Crossed

The Huffington Post | Nina Bahadur | Posted 03.17.2015 | Women

There's a line between a harmless comment and an instance of sexual harassment, and this public service campaign is reminding people not to cross it. ...

11 Brave Women Who Reported Sexual Harassment In The Workplace

The Huffington Post | Alanna Vagianos | Posted 07.10.2014 | Women

When it comes to sexual harassment in the workplace many picture the blatant sexism of the "Mad Men" era, however, workplace harassment (sadly) comes ...

What They Didn't Tell You About Anita Hill and Clarence Thomas

Schuster Institute for Investigative Journalism | Posted 06.01.2014 | Politics
Schuster Institute for Investigative Journalism

Few young women today have heard of the person who transformed their professional world; that includes Anita Hill's own students at Brandeis, where she currently teaches. Even those Americans who were glued to the televised nomination hearings don't know the complicated backstory.

Jillian Berman

Poll: Large Share Of Workers 'Suffer In Silence' From Sexual Harassment

HuffingtonPost.com | Jillian Berman | Posted 08.28.2013 | Business

The first time Heather Huhman experienced unwanted advances from a co-worker, she was just 15. Unsure of what to do, Huhman reported the man, who she ...

Nearly A Dozen Entangled In Widespread Florida Police Sex Scandal

AP | TAMARA LUSH | Posted 07.10.2013 | Crime

LAKELAND, Fla. -- Authorities are investigating a widespread sex scandal involving nearly a dozen police officers in one Florida city after a civilian...

Sexual Harassment: Know Your Rights

Jincey Lumpkin | Posted 06.17.2013 | Gay Voices
Jincey Lumpkin

You don't have to put up with lewd comments from your boss. You don't have to suffer in silence while being objectified. You have legal protections! That's why I invited lawyer Mike Pospis to give us a lesson in sexual harassment lawsuits.

CEO Accused Of Demanding Sex Acts From Employee

AP | KATE BRUMBACK | Posted 11.09.2012 | Business

ATLANTA -- A former female employee has filed a police complaint alleging the CEO of Waffle House demanded she perform sexual acts on him in exchange ...

Dem Politician Reportedly Told Female Staffers Not To Wear Bras

www.nytimes.com | Posted 08.29.2012 | New York

Five women who worked for Vito J. Lopez, the assemblyman at the center of a broadening sexual harassment scandal, described in interviews an atmospher...

Assembly Paid $103K In Lopez Harassment Case

Posted 08.28.2012 | New York

In the wake of sexual harassment charges made against New York Assemblyman Vito Lopez, The New York Times reports New York State Assembly Speaker Shel...

'Women's Work'? Staffing Agency Sued For Sexism

Posted 11.27.2011 | Chicago

A temporary employment office in Chicago was sued Monday for the alleged sexual harassment of workers and for assigning workers to jobs based on their...

Sexual Harassment: How to Protect Yourself and Your Organization

BJ Gallagher | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
BJ Gallagher

The issue of sexual harassment is fraught with ambiguity. It's emotionally loaded because its so intimate and personal, involving both sex and power.

Bianca Wisniewski Dead: Pioneering Hardhat In Sexual Harassment Case Dies In Queens Fire

nydailynews.com | Erin Durkin and Jonathan Lemire | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

A pioneering female hardhat who was suing her construction company employer for sexual harassment was killed in a fire that ripped through her Queens ...