Tag Archives: Harassment

Dolce & Gabbana Designer Makes Some Questionable Comments About Sexual Harassment

In light of sexual assault allegations made against powerful figures in Hollywood, major players in the fashion industry have come out to express support for survivors and, in some cases, share their own experiences of harassment and abuse while at work. Across the board, the industry has condemned this behavior—except, it seems, for Stefano Gabbana,…

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Reports: Capitol Hill Has a Huge Sexual Harassment Problem Too

America is currently grappling with a seemingly never-ending flood of reports, allegations, and #MeToo accounts documenting just how pervasive sexual harassment and assault is in numerous industries. As it turns out, Congress is apparently no exception to this type of predatory behavior—and a new report from The New York Times details just how bad it…

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'SNL': 'Claire From HR' Gives the 'Weekend Update' Crew Sexual Harassment Training

As we head back to work week—one that will almost certainly feature more sexual harassment allegations, because that’s life in 2017—we can’t stop thinking about Cecily Strong’s newest SNL character, “Claire From HR.” Claire made her debut on the “Weekend Update” of Saturday’s episode, and she’s freaking exhausted. She’s been working overtime—and picking up lunch…

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For the First Time Ever, the Senate Will Now Require Sexual Harassment Training

In a moment of bipartisan unity on Thursday, the Senate voted unanimously on legislation instituting required sexual harassment training for all senators and aides. As numerous legislators and aides have come forward to reveal their own experiences with sexual harassment—include Senators Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), Mazie Hirono (D–Hawaii), Claire McCaskill (D–Miss.), and Heidi Heitkamp (D–N.D.)—demands for…

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