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#Sexual Harassment

# sexual-harassment - Wednesday 30 September, 2015

Sex crimes investigator accused of trying to have sex with a sexual assault victim

A woman is suing two officers who had been investigating a previous sexual assault on her.

# sexual-harassment - Friday 25 September, 2015

From The Daily Edge A BBC journalist was harassed on the street while reporting on street harassment...

# sexual-harassment - Friday 18 September, 2015

Woman awarded €33k after security guard 'massaged her buttocks'

The Equality Tribunal also found that she had been victimised by her employer in their handling of the complaint.

# sexual-harassment - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

Ashley Judd pressing charges against Twitter users for abusive comments

The actress was tweeting about her favourite basketball team when it happened.

# sexual-harassment - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

Controversial doctor asked to come to Ireland 'to instruct trainees how to give blow jobs'

Dr Gabrielle McMullin said, “We have to get rid of the culture where if you complain about sexual harassment then you get punished.”

# sexual-harassment - Monday 9 March, 2015

Female doctor was told 'learn to suck c**k' Sexual Harassment This post contains a poll

Female doctor was told 'learn to suck c**k'

Several women have come forward after Dr Gabrielle McMullin made controversial remarks.

Surgeon tells female trainees it's best for their careers to comply with sexual advances

The Trinity educated surgeon said she made the comments out of frustration with the system and to expose what’s happening.

# sexual-harassment - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

Opinion: Street harassment influences how women experience the world

In terms of social geography, street harassment changes the way women experience and use public spaces – it is made smaller, it is limited.

# sexual-harassment - Sunday 6 October, 2013

Column: Making lewd remarks to women on the street is not 'banter'

Vulgar comments, wolf-whistles, groping – almost every woman has been subject to this kind of unacceptable behaviour. It’s not ‘banter’ and it’s not complimentary, writes Mia Doering.

# sexual-harassment - Monday 16 September, 2013

Column: 'It is a crime to be born a woman in India'

Shame is a powerful concept, used to control and modify behaviour the world over – and it has been used to perpetuate gender imbalances in countries like India, writes Christie Louise Tucker.

# sexual-harassment - Friday 23 August, 2013

Racial and sexual harassment lawsuit against Paula Deen dropped

Deen was dropped by the Food Network and other business partners after she said under oath she had used racial slurs in the past.

# sexual-harassment - Tuesday 20 August, 2013

Young employee dubbed 'Virgin Mary' by supervisors wins sexual harassment case

The young woman was awarded the maximum of two years’ salary by the Equality Tribunal.

# sexual-harassment - Monday 14 January, 2013

Lisa McInerney: All sexual harassment needs to thrive is for good men to do nothing

A new #shoutingback project on social media reveals lots of decent men are horrified by public harassment of women – none of us, men or women, should put up with it.

# sexual-harassment - Monday 26 November, 2012

Column: Shouting ‘nice arse’ isn’t innocent, and we shouldn’t ignore it

Seemingly innocuous comments to women are part of a spectrum of harassment – and it’s time we did something about it, writes Jenny Dunne.

# sexual-harassment - Monday 3 September, 2012

India's parliament passes law protecting women from workplace harassment

The bill requires all workplaces in the rapidly industrialising country to have a formal complaints system for harassment allegations.

# sexual-harassment - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

France considers sexual harassment laws after MPs whistle at minister France This post contains videos

France considers sexual harassment laws after MPs whistle at minister

France is debating new laws on sexual harassment – but they won’t come soon enough to stop wolf-whistling in parliament.

# sexual-harassment - Saturday 19 November, 2011

Watch: Herman Cain discusses sexual harassment allegations with Letterman Cain This post contains videos

Watch: Herman Cain discusses sexual harassment allegations with Letterman

The Republican Party presidential candidate and businessman said that the accusations are all “baseless”.

# sexual-harassment - Friday 4 November, 2011

Bullying rife in the HSE

There have been 135 cases of alleged bullying and sexual harassment within the organisation since 2007.

# sexual-harassment - Sunday 29 May, 2011

French junior minister Georges Tron resigns over sexual harassment claims

Prime Minister Francois Fillon has confirmed the resignation of Tron, who is also the mayor of a Parisian suburb, after two women complained that he molested them.

# sexual-harassment - Thursday 24 March, 2011

American Apparel chief facing second harassment lawsuit

Dov Charney is facing a second legal action, after a second employee claims she was sexually harassed by the 41-year-old.