Sexual Harassment Category

April 8, 2019

Wikipedia Isn’t Officially a Social Network. But the Harassment Can Get Ugly.

Unlike at social networks such as Facebook and Twitter, the people who respond to reports of harassment are largely unpaid volunteers.

April 4, 2019

Trump Considering Herman Cain, Former Pizza Executive, for Fed Board

The potential nomination signals the second time in weeks that the president has considered someone with partisan views for the Fed.

April 4, 2019

At War: I Followed My Father Into the Marines. But It Was Different for a Woman.

I faced constant sexual harassment in the corps. It was a side of the military neither of us wanted to see.

April 4, 2019

The Biden Sort-Of Lovefest

If you don’t want to vote for him, at least buy a mug.

April 3, 2019

Jones Day Law Firm Is Sued for Pregnancy and Gender Discrimination by 6 Women

The firm is accused of engaging in gender and pregnancy discrimination by underpaying female lawyers, thwarting their advancement and pushing them out once they have children.

April 3, 2019

Wynn Leaders Helped Hide Sexual Misconduct Allegations Against Company’s Founder, Report Says

The Massachusetts gambling regulator found that some Wynn Resorts executives “were part of affirmative efforts to conceal” complaints against Steve Wynn.

April 1, 2019

As DeVos Eases Sexual Assault Rules, Her Old High School May Provide a Test Case

A lawsuit against Holland Christian High School has turned Betsy DeVos’s alma mater into Exhibit A as the education secretary moves to lighten the rules governing school sexual assault.

April 1, 2019

The N.R.A.’s Strength Is Being Tested by a New Domestic Violence Act Provision

The National Rifle Association is trying to defeat a provision in the new Violence Against Women Act that could deny firearms to abusive boyfriends. But Congress is changing.

April 1, 2019

Joe Biden Scrambles to Stem Crisis After Lucy Flores’s Allegation

The former vice president’s attempt to rebut her story without dismissing it — or her — illustrated the #MeToo-era challenges that await a 76-year-old known his close physical contact with women.

March 31, 2019

Who Is Lucy Flores, the Woman Accusing Joe Biden of Kissing Her?

Ms. Flores, 39, is a former Nevada state assemblywoman who lost campaigns to become the state’s lieutenant governor and to represent the Fourth District in Congress.

March 31, 2019

Joe Biden Says He Did Not Act Inappropriately with Lucy Flores

The former vice president, accused by Ms. Flores, a Nevada Democrat, of kissing and touching her, did acknowledge ‘expressions of affection’ on campaign trail.

March 29, 2019

in her words: Fasten Your Seatbelt and Keep Your Hands to Yourself

As more accounts of sexual violations on airplanes come to light, more women are sharing their experiences and taking action to make flights safer.