Harrassment

tech

Facebook Fires Employee Who Allegedly Used Data Access to Stalk Women

After a member of the information security community provided evidence to Facebook's chief information security officer, the company has terminated a security engineer who allegedly used their work position to stalk women online.
Joseph Cox
5.2.18
Race

Vanderbilt Surgery Resident Says His Program Is Discriminating Against Him

“They didn’t even punish the guy who physically assaulted me,” Eugene Gu says.
Ankita Rao
1.18.18
Harvey Weinstein

Manhattan DA candidate explains how NYC could have stopped Weinstein

Career prosecutor Marc Fliedner is running as a write-in candidate against Manhattan DA Cy Vance for failing to prosecute Harvey Weinstein for sex crimes.
Gabrielle Bluestone
10.26.17
News

Just for Laughs Founder Resigns Amid Sexual Assault Allegations

Nine women say they were either sexually assaulted or harassed by the Montreal-based comedy-festival founder.
Manisha Krishnan
10.19.17
weinstein

France wants back Weinstein's Legion d’Honneur award

David Gilbert
10.16.17
Culture

Blac Chyna Granted Restraining Order Against Rob Kardashian

We spoke to victims of revenge porn about what it means to hold a Kardashian accountable for this relatively new and underreported form of harassment.
Linda Yang
7.10.17
uber

Uber dealt another big blow as European court says it's a transportation service

David Gilbert
5.11.17
Hate Crime

Some major U.S. cities saw a significant spike in reported hate crime in 2016

Rex Santus
3.14.17
Troll Warfare

Mexico’s Troll Bots Are Threatening the Lives of Activists

How an army of Twitter trolls is invading Mexico’s democratic process.
Andalusia Knoll Soloff
3.9.17
RACISM

Couple sentenced to combined 19 years in prison over Confederate flags, threats, and slurs at black child's party

Jose Torres, 26, will serve 13 years in prison, and Kayla Norton, 25, will serve six.
Rex Santus
2.28.17
Transgender rights

A state-by-state look at trans student rights

The fight for transgender rights — playing out in bathrooms and locker rooms across the country — shows no sign of abating anytime soon.
Tess Owen
2.27.17
Features

Here Are Six Ways Clubs Can Help Reduce Sexual Assault and Harassment

From better security training to bystander intervention, these are some tips for making venues safer for everybody.
Sarah Ratchford
9.20.16
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