"Bill sleeping around was a 'fact' that, like the air, seemed to just be. You didn't have to see it or hear it to know that it existed."
"The first few times it is funny. But when it is really busy and everyone has to work fast and hard, and your hands are full of glasses, you feel quite vulnerable."
Smartphones have made it easy for creeps to take sneaky photos of women in public places and then upload those pictures online without their knowledge—and it's all perfectly legal, at least for now.
Given my disappointing experience with the police in similar circumstances, I thought informing the guy's employer might be the only way to stop him from doing it to anyone else.
The report found evidence that Ghomeshi was "emotionally unpredictable" and would play cruel jokes on his employees, make demeaning, inappropriate, and unwanted comments about their appearance, and not credit them for their work.
In a place where women serve men and are required to wear skimpy outfits, the sexist power dynamic between genders is magnified tenfold.
I spent a day in Los Angeles giving every guy who walked past some unwanted verbal attention. I expected anger. What I got was weirdness.
According to several CBC employees, Jian Ghomeshi's inappropriate behavior was indicative of a culture of unchecked harassment at the CBC.
Nov 12, 2014
The pickup artist Julien Blanc who got kicked out of Australia also has a petition to prevent him from entering Canada with over 7,000 signatures. Now we've discovered a video of his business partner bragging about forcible sex with a woman he dated.
Eman Mohammed has fought her way through abusive colleagues, death threats, and sexual harassment.
The dating app's biggest stakeholder, InterActiveCorp (also known as IAC), is looking for an "Eric Schmidt-like person" to replace the 28-year-old, who's had a year marked by business triumphs and personal tribulations.
Instead of empowering me, filing a complaint against my troubled boss made me feel powerless, like I had betrayed a kindred spirit.
To understand more about what's been going on in the world of online feminist bashing, I spoke with David Futrelle, who has tracked anti-feminism and the Men's Rights Movement on his blog We Hunted the Mammoth.
Today is Lindy West's last day writing for Jezebel, but rape joke fans shouldn't celebrate just yet; she's still working. We talked to her about one of her new projects: a raw, unflinching new blog about sexual assault.
There's a new political party in the Empire State, and its agenda seems pretty simple: stand up for women. But one ethically-challenged man's fingerprints are all over it.
The cosplay scene has its fair share of problems, including more and more reported incidents of sexual harassment and assault. We talked to a cosplay enthusiast to remind you that women in costume still deserve respect.
The law in Egypt refers to a rapist as, "whosoever has sexual intercourse with a female without her consent," but it doesn't cover penetration short of full sex or with things that aren't body parts.
Lewdness in the US military is nothing new, but according to a recent internal report, the Blue Angels, the Navy's iconic flying acrobats, have devolved into a cesspool of degradation, dick pics, and sexual harassment.
My education in power dynamics, which I received against my will during my time in Israel and Palestine, occurred at the hands of two very different men in two very different circumstances.
Many women in Middle Eastern countries prefer to wear some kind of religious head covering, but that doesn't mean that they want to suppress their sexuality or that they're oppressed by men.
According to an 86-count formal complaint, ICP's former publicist was subject to "constant and pervasive harassment... including having a large dildo given to her while at work, and being presented with 'vagina tighteners.'"
Over 300 men who have engaged in a little harmless dick pic sending this summer may be shocked to find their members mounted, framed, and put on display August 23 at a Brooklyn, gallery space by an artist collective known as Future Femme.
Yasmine's story goes like this: Men enclosed a circle around her, ripped her clothes, beat her, dragged her through the streets, while penetrating her with their fingers and knives.
For five years now, a friend of mine has been telling me stories about an older male coworker who asks him unsolicited questions about his junk—on a daily basis.