Time's Up Broke GoFundMe Record Raising Money for Victims of Harassment
The Time's Up Legal Defense Fund raised $22 million in the last year for victims of sexual assault and workplace harassment who can't afford legal assistance.
McDonald's Workers Strike Across the Country to Protest Sexual Harassment
McDonald's workers in 10 cities walked out of work on Tuesday, calling on the fast-food franchise to take workplace harassment more seriously.
Your Contract at Work Might Prevent You from Suing Over Sexual Harassment
Over 60 million Americans have signed contracts with mandatory arbitration clauses, which prevent them from suing their employers over illegal treatment—many without realizing.
#MeToo Is Creating a 'Ripple Effect' for Domestic and Farm Workers
Two leading organizers against harassment in domestic and farm work discuss harnessing the power of #MeToo to help give women the courage to fight for each other.
Brett Rossi: When Will Sex Workers Get Our #MeToo Moment?
I came forward with abuse allegations against Charlie Sheen in 2015 but was dismissed as a gold-digging porn star. Even in the era of #MeToo, voices survivors in the sex industry are left largely unheard.
Fighting Silicon Valley Sexism as a Queer Woman
After years of navigating the industry's insidious "Boys Club" culture, Leanne Pittsford founded the organization Lesbians Who Tech to combat the unique sexism queer women face in the workplace.
The Unsettling Spectacle of Addressing Abuse at Hollywood's 'Party of the Year'
"We have a lot to talk about," read a tagline for this year's Golden Globes. But most men in attendance didn't get the memo—and certain alleged abusers weren't discussed at all.
Speaking Up About Sexual Misconduct at Work Is Only the Start
Despite the recent outpouring of sexual misconduct allegations, the vast majority of individuals harassed at work rarely report it, and those who do often face retaliation. So what can workplaces do to more effectively fight harassment?
Anti-Choice Congressman Reportedly Offered Aide $5 Million to Carry His Child
Ultra-conservative Rep. Trent Franks, who obsessively attacks women's right to choose, reportedly asked female staffers if they'd act as surrogates for him—and they worried he wanted to impregnate them through sex.
Models Have No Real Recourse When They're Sexually Harassed On Set
In the aftermath of the Harvey Weinstein allegations, models have begun speaking out about sexual abuse in the fashion industry, where young and vulnerable women and men are too often exploited. A proposed law in New York would help change that.
Customs Agents Accused of Ritualized Sexual Assault on 'Rape Table' at Airport
Three Newark Airport employees say that assailants play the "Jackass" theme song during assaults, and that the abuse has been happening for years.
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Uber Taps Former Advocates to Conduct ‘Independent’ Sexual Harassment Review
So far, there’s little convincing evidence that Uber’s “independent review” of sexual harassment claims won’t take Uber’s best-interests into mind.