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Workplace Harassment

In Less Than Two Minutes, This Marine Explains The Problem With Military Rape Jokes

The Huffington Post | Alanna Vagianos | Posted 08.29.2014 | Women

"It's hard to believe that in 2014 that I have to tell my fellow marines and my fellow veterans that they shouldn't make rape jokes about the women th...

Yahoo Harassment Case: Why No One Is Saying 'Rape'

Maggie Quale | Posted 07.25.2014 | Gay Voices
Maggie Quale

Despite how far the U.S. is moving forward with recognizing equality in same-sex relationships, parenting and employment rights, the notion of two people of the same sex harassing or abusing one another is considered a joke.

State To Address Disturbing Loophole In Workplace Rights

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 12.11.2013 | Politics

A California legislator plans to introduce a bill protecting unpaid interns from workplace discrimination and harassment -- protections they now are n...

Of Gods and Men: Why a Football Player's Failure to Use Good Sense and Common Decency is No Excuse for Fans to Do the Same

Christina Pesoli | Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports
Christina Pesoli

True, when it comes to grownups, we usually refer to it as harassment and not bullying. But come on, people. Keep your eye on the ball here. Don't get distracted by the semantics and miss the substance.

State GOP Staffer: I Was Fired After Reporting Sexual Harassment

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.21.2013 | Politics

Kirsten Anderson served as communications director for the Iowa state Senate GOP caucus until Friday, when she was fired just hours after raising conc...

Court Finds That Even Bad Workers Don't Deserve To Be Harassed

AP | By LARRY NEUMEISTER | Posted 06.26.2013 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) — A jury should be allowed to decide a New Jersey woman's claim that she was fired from a financial services company because she objec...

Supreme Court To Consider Workplace Harassment Rules

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2013 | Politics

By Terry Baynes Nov 23 (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday will hear arguments in a case that could determine when a company ...

25 Percent of Women Experience Sex-Based Harassment at Work

Soraya Chemaly | Posted 01.16.2012 | Politics
Soraya Chemaly

This morning the Washington Post reported the findings of a Washington Post/ABC poll that revealed the following: • 25% of women report being sexua...

Cain Case Shines Light on Workplace Sexual Harassment

Michael Sigman | Posted 01.07.2012 | Business
Michael Sigman

The corporatization of America has, to some degree, replaced a Wild West business environment with a consistent set of sexual harassment guidelines and training.

'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...

Mad Men, Madder Women: Have Roles Really Changed In The Workplace?

Vivian Diller, Ph.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Vivian Diller, Ph.D.

Sexual harassment is no longer a daily workplace occurrence, but women continue to struggle with how to mesh beauty and sensuality with their professional lives in order to rise to the top.

Kevin Morrissey Death: More Controversy Over VQR Editor

Publisher's Weekly | Craig Morgan Teicher | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

The Chronicle of Higher Education has just published an article that's sure to stir up more controversy over the death of Virginia Quarterly Review ma...