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Sexual Harassment

David Schwimmer and Sigal Avin Create Powerful PSAs Using Real Stories to Show "That's Harassment"

David Schwimmer and Sigal Avin Create Powerful PSAs Using Real Stories to Show

After Sigal Alvin asked friend David Schwimmer to give feedback on her Israeli video series, they came up with an idea. They thought the series on se... Read More »

Recent Survey On Sexual Harassment in the Workplace Shows Strikingly Little Improvement Since 1976

Recent Survey On Sexual Harassment in the Workplace Shows Strikingly Little Improvement Since 1976

According to a recent study conducted by Redbook, 80 percent of surveyed women have experienced sexual harassment at work, a statistic showing little... Read More »

Gretchen Carlson Penned a Powerful Op-Ed About Sexual Harassment

Gretchen Carlson Penned a Powerful Op-Ed About Sexual Harassment

Gretchen Carlson, former co-anchor of "Fox and Friends" and former host of "The Real Story With Gretchen Carlson," spoke out earlier this year about t... Read More »

Megyn Kelly Told Investigators That Fox News CEO Roger Ailes Sexually Harassed Her

Megyn Kelly Told Investigators That Fox News CEO Roger Ailes Sexually Harassed Her

By Maggie Mallon Amidst allegations of sexual harassment against Fox News CEO Roger Ailes, Megyn Kelly, arguably the most prominent journalist on the... Read More »

These Tweets Prove #NoWomanEver Enjoys Being Harassed or Catcalled

These Tweets Prove #NoWomanEver Enjoys Being Harassed or Catcalled

This weekend, women punctuated their tweets with the hashtag #NoWomanEver to show the dreadful street harassment they regularly face and to attest tha... Read More »

Underwear Strewn Across Brazil's Copacabana Beach to Protest Rape

Underwear Strewn Across Brazil's Copacabana Beach to Protest Rape

Hundreds of red and white pairs of underwear were strewn across Brazil's most famous beach on Monday in a nationwide protest against rape. According... Read More »

Why We Still Need Anita Hill

Why We Still Need Anita Hill

By Concepcion de Leon Pop quiz: In what year did the CEO of a major ad agency make headlines when he was sued for allegedly saying a female staffer s... Read More »

MAKERS Takes a Stand for Sexual Assault Awareness Month

MAKERS Takes a Stand for Sexual Assault Awareness Month

This April we are sharing inspiring stories all month long for Sexual Assault Awareness Month. While each of our MAKERS champion women's rights and h... Read More »

Majority of Senior-Level Women in Tech Face Sexual Harassment, Survey Shows

Majority of Senior-Level Women in Tech Face Sexual Harassment, Survey Shows

By Jillian Kramer Last February, tech exec Ellen Pao sued venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins, alleging her former employer promoted men ahead of wo... Read More »

This Painter Addresses Sexual Harassment In the Most Creative Way

This Painter Addresses Sexual Harassment In the Most Creative Way

Feminist, activist art collective The Guerrilla Girls recently celebrated its 30-year anniversary. For the past three decades, they've set the art wo... Read More »

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