Michael Sidibe announced that he will end his term as executive director of UNAIDS in 2019. A recent report called out Sidibe and the agency for fostering a culture of bullying and harassment.
Public Health December 14, 2018
A study found a link between a woman's experience of sexual harassment and sexual assault to the risk of hypertension, depression, and anxiety. The report came in the wake of the #MeToo movement that rocked Hollywood in the past year.
Public Health October 4, 2018
In a luncheon for 'Jane Fonda in Five Acts,' the actress reaffirmed her support for the #MeToo movement. She said that while she believes that abusers can still return to the world, they should not be let off easily.
Celebrities September 23, 2018
The wife of a White House official claimed that women who enlist in the military should expect to be sexually harassed. The woman's controversial remarks were made during her radio show in 2009.
Public Health July 12, 2018
Woody Allen wants to be the poster boy of the MeToo movement. He’s also disappointed for being lumped in with those accused of sexual harassment and tired of a sexual allegation that keeps coming back to haunt him.
Movies/TV Shows June 5, 2018
Morgan Freeman is the latest actor to get hit with sexual misconduct allegations, with eight people saying they were victims of his sexually inappropriate behavior on set. Freeman, however, says he didn’t assault women.
Movies/TV Shows May 29, 2018
Charlize Theron will portray former Fox News anchor Megyn Kelly in an upcoming film about sexual misconduct allegations against Roger Ailes. The film will be directed by Jay Roach.
Movies/TV Shows May 23, 2018
Luc Besson is the latest to be accused of rape, adding to the growing list of men in Hollywood alleged with sexual misconduct. Besson denies the allegations against him.
Movies/TV Shows May 21, 2018
The Film Academy expelled two longtime members: Bill Cosby and Roman Polanski, both of which are guilty of sexual offenses. More people might get kicked out as the Academy continues to adopt its new standards of conduct.
Movies/TV Shows May 5, 2018
Harvey Weinstein apparently thinks Hollywood will welcome him again one day despite multiple accusations of sexual misconduct. That’s according to Piers Morgan, who thinks Weinstein is a fascinating character.
Movies/TV Shows May 1, 2018
There’s a #MeToo series in the works starring Charlie Rose, one of the men accused of sexual misconduct. In it, he’ll interview other disgraced men to hear their stories.
Movies/TV Shows April 27, 2018
Disgraced film mogul Harvey Weinstein will be the subject of an upcoming film detailing the various threats journalists received when digging up allegations of his sexual assault and rape. The film will be based on Pulitzer Prize-winning reports.
Movies/TV Shows April 26, 2018
Twitch just laid down a revised set of policies to combat harassment, sexual content, and hate speech proliferating the site. Surprisingly, the policies extend beyond its own platform.
Internet February 9, 2018
When Sheila Harosky underwent surgery, she didn’t know her surgeon would be taking photographs of her while she was naked. Now, she’s suing the hospital and people involved in the incident.
Healthy Living/Wellness December 30, 2017
HQ Trivia cofounder Colin Kroll has exhibited creepy behavior toward women colleagues, on top of bad managerial practices, according to sources. As a result, investors are stepping away from investing in the app.
Business Tech December 19, 2017
NeoGAF's Tyler Malka has been accused of sexual harassment again, and this time, it has lead to the shutdown of the site, its future uncertain. Moderators became angry and quit after Malka began censoring threads bringing up the allegations.
Internet October 23, 2017
500 Startups co-founder Dave McClure has resigned after admitting he was a 'creep' and hit on women in work-related environments. Amid the whole sexual harassment matter, Christine Tsai took over as CEO.
Business Tech July 4, 2017
Uber has been struggling to handle an executive exodus and sexual harassment allegations, and now it's headed into a new chapter. Amid mounting pressure from shareholders, Travis Kalanick has resigned as CEO.
Business Tech June 21, 2017
The all-hands meeting of Uber regarding CEO Travis Kalanick and the rampant sexism in the workplace took a hard turn toward the wrong way when board member David Bonderman inappropriately made a sexist joke.
Business Tech June 13, 2017
A zoologist made a surprising discovery while observing odonates in the Swiss Alps. Female dragonflies pretend to die when harassed by males that wish to mate.
Animals April 30, 2017
Uber has been besieged with bad news as of late. The company has been saddled with claims of sexual harassment from former employees, and its CEO has suffered a meltdown during a heated exchange with an Uber driver.
Business Tech March 6, 2017
Uber has asked its senior VP of engineering to resign over undisclosed sexual harassment claims made during his former post at Google. The resignation comes at a time during the company’s headfirst dive into sexist workplace controversies.
Business Tech February 28, 2017
After former employee Susan Fowler revealed the workplace sexism she allegedly experienced at Uber, more negative stories of the company's workplace culture have surfaced, including homophobic slurs and instances of sexual harassment.
Business Tech February 23, 2017
Uber CEO Travis Kalanick held an 'honest, raw and emotional' staff meeting about sexism, after a former engineer detailed a sexist, discriminatory and abusive workplace culture. Uber employees said Kalanick apologized and seemed truly invested into sorting this out.
Business Tech February 22, 2017
The Tor Project investigation into Jacob Appelbaum’s purported sexual misconduct came to a conclusion. The developer and privacy group advocate was guilty of sexual harassing multiple people, Tor’s inquiry found.
Business Tech July 28, 2016
Penn State University has shut down a fraternity linked to a private Facebook page with photos of unconscious, naked women. The Kappa Delta Rho will not be acknowledged as a campus organization until May 2018.
Society May 28, 2015
While she lost the high-profile gender discrimination and sexual harassment suit, Ellen Pao says the media attention spotlighting the issues is a victory in itself.
Legal March 29, 2015
A lot can happen in a month but for Rajendra Pachauri, it can be anything but arrest, as a Delhi court granted the former IPCC head interim bail.
February 26, 2015
Acknowledging his inability to provide strong leadership as sexual harassment allegations hang over his head, Rajendra Pachauri resigned as head of the UN's Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.
Society February 25, 2015
American Apparel is implementing a new sexual harassment policy following the firing of its founder, who is accused of committing misconduct against female employees.
Society January 9, 2015
Department of Education investigation of school over its handling of sexual harassment complaints found it in violation of federal guidelines. Harvard Law has agreed to update it policies.
Society December 30, 2014
Australian video game reviewer and YouTube host took a stand against trolls by contacting the mothers of boys who have sent her offensive messages.
Internet Culture December 1, 2014
Twitter works with a women’s rights group to create an online tool for reporting trolling, abuse and harassment on the microblogging platform.
Internet November 7, 2014
With a parody of the viral street harassment video, Funny or Die calls out white male privilege in a humorous way. The video is funny while still presenting social commentary about a sensitive issue.
Internet Culture October 30, 2014
An alarming one in six female undergraduate students has fallen victim to a sex crime such as rape, according to a survey from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Only five percent of those women, however, report the attack.
Internet Culture October 29, 2014
A new PSA shows what it is like to experience constant catcalls in New York City.
Internet Culture October 28, 2014
A lawsuit involving one of Tinder’s co-founders and the company’s chief marketing officer was finally settled. The lawsuit, which involved sexual harassment and discrimination charges, was filed in June.
Business September 10, 2014
Maria Zhang, a high-ranking female executive at Yahoo, is being sued for sexual harassment by a former employee.
Legal July 17, 2014
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