sexual harassment

Southern University investigating its handling of sexual harassment complaints by students

Southern University investigating its handling of sexual harassment complaints by students

Amid complaints from students that Southern University mishandled their reports of sexual harassment, school officials launched an internal investigation into its practices and...
Legal lessons from the Taylor Swift groping case

Legal lessons from the Taylor Swift groping case

Many were not surprised by the prompt verdict Monday in the sexual-assault case in Denver involving Taylor Swift. A jury of six women and two men concluded within hours that a...
Chef suing Diddy over post-sex meals must take action in private

Chef suing Diddy over post-sex meals must take action in private

Diddy won a legal round in his bitter battle with the personal chef who says she was forced to serve the mogul “post-coital” cuisine....
Ford settles sexual, racial harassment claims at Chicago plants for $10 million

Ford settles sexual, racial harassment claims at Chicago plants for $10 million

Ford Motor Co. has agreed to pay up to $10.1 million to settle sexual and racial harassment allegations by workers at two Chicago-area plants....
Ford to pay $10.1 million to settle sexual, racial harassment charges

Ford to pay $10.1 million to settle sexual, racial harassment charges

Ford said it chose to voluntarily settle the allegations "without any admission of liability with the EEOC to avoid an extended dispute."...
‘D–k Pic Locator’ is every perv’s worst nightmare

‘D–k Pic Locator’ is every perv’s worst nightmare

No matter how sophisticated our technology gets, we humans stay the same. We all carry incredibly powerful computers in our pocket that can tap into the vast history of human...
Jurors begin deliberating in Taylor Swift groping case

Jurors begin deliberating in Taylor Swift groping case

A lawyer for the former radio DJ accused of groping Taylor Swift claimed that the singer's testimony was inconsistent with that of every other member of her team...
A male employee claims he was fired after reporting sexual harassment at a $4 billion startup

A male employee claims he was fired after reporting sexual harassment at a $4 billion startup

A former male employee at $4 billion startup SoFi has filed a lawsuit. Will this be the start of more men speaking out?...
Google employee ousted for gender manifesto took to Reddit. He found a sympathetic audience.

Google employee ousted for gender manifesto took to Reddit. He found a sympathetic audience.

James Damore has sought to defend his message since he was dismissed....
AirDropping dick pics is the latest horrifying subway trend

AirDropping dick pics is the latest horrifying subway trend

There’s a new iPhone craze on the subway, and it’s not the latest Candy Crush update. New York women have discovered that creepy men are using the iPhone AirDrop app to send them...
Why didn’t I react when I was groped?

Why didn’t I react when I was groped?

THE other day I was driving on a busy freeway when I noticed a car near me trying to get my attention....
I'm a successful woman in tech — and I didn't complain to HR about the sexual harassment I've experienced

I'm a successful woman in tech — and I didn't complain to HR about the sexual harassment I've experienced

In the aftermath of the Google memo, VC Donna Harris shares a litany of her own sexual harassment stories, saying it's 'bro culture', not biology, to blame....
Raunchy firm settles with ex-employees after antics exposed

Raunchy firm settles with ex-employees after antics exposed

Well that was fast. A New Jersey boss accused of running his office like an X-rated movie settled a lawsuit with female former employees mere hours after The Post splashed their...
Friend of radio host accused of groping Taylor Swift said he was shocked at the allegations

Friend of radio host accused of groping Taylor Swift said he was shocked at the allegations

Ryan Kliesch thought he was being punk’d when he heard the accusation that one of his best friends and co-host had sexually assaulted Taylor Swift....
David Mueller’s former girlfriend said he was shocked and devastated after he was accused of groping Taylor Swift

David Mueller’s former girlfriend said he was shocked and devastated after he was accused of groping Taylor Swift

David Mueller’s former girlfriend Shannon Melcher testified that the rest of the night after she and the former-radio host were kicked out of the Pepsi Center was stressful. She...
Could an increase in lawsuits end sexism in tech? Anita Hill thinks so

Could an increase in lawsuits end sexism in tech? Anita Hill thinks so

Class-action suits can be difficult, but they're better than hoping the industry will police itself, Anita Hill says....
My boss’s daughter harassed me and said I should be killed: suit

My boss’s daughter harassed me and said I should be killed: suit

A film producer who was directing a romantic comedy starring “Game of Thrones” actress Sophie Turner instead found himself in a twisted “Fatal Attraction”- style relationshi…...
Hollywood honcho’s rant about ‘never hiring a girl ever again’ goes public

Hollywood honcho’s rant about ‘never hiring a girl ever again’ goes public

A head honcho at a Hollywood talent agency is under fire for reacting to a request from an assistant who asked for a day off with a crude email saying that her vagina should be...
Meet and greet photographer testifies she saw radio host grab Taylor Swift’s butt

Meet and greet photographer testifies she saw radio host grab Taylor Swift’s butt

The meet-and-greet event photographer testified that she saw former radio host David Mueller grab Taylor Swift’s bottom....
The Taylor Swift team changed everything after the singer’s alleged assault in 2013

The Taylor Swift team changed everything after the singer’s alleged assault in 2013

Things have been very different for Taylor Swift’s team since 2013. That’s when the singer said she was groped during a meet-and-greet....
Swift trial: The imbalanced relationship between radio stations and superstars

Swift trial: The imbalanced relationship between radio stations and superstars

Of the many narratives coming out of the civil trial between singer Taylor Swift and former radio host David Mueller, one has slowly weaved its way throughout: The relationship...
Plaza Hotel accused of fostering 'rape culture' in lawsuit

Plaza Hotel accused of fostering 'rape culture' in lawsuit

Six women have filed suit against the Plaza Hotel for alleged rampant sexual harassment they experienced as employees...
Boy Scout leader accused of sexually abusing boy ‘hundreds of times’

Boy Scout leader accused of sexually abusing boy ‘hundreds of times’

A former New Jersey Boy Scout came forward to accuse his scoutmaster of abusing him “hundreds of times,” in the 1990s, NJ.com reported. “Every interaction he had with me and my...
Public interest in watching the Taylor Swift trial appears less than the court expected

Public interest in watching the Taylor Swift trial appears less than the court expected

U.S. District Court administrators expected hordes of fans to fill 32 seats in the courtroom and 75 in an overflow room during the Taylor Swift trial, but they were mostly a...
Ex-radio host claims coffee spilled on MacBook destroyed audio recordings about meet-and-greet with Taylor Swift

Ex-radio host claims coffee spilled on MacBook destroyed audio recordings about meet-and-greet with Taylor Swift

David Mueller was grilled about the destruction of five electronic devices that may have had copies of recordings of the former KYGO radio host’s interview with his bosses after...
Feds drop securities fraud case against horndog CEO

Feds drop securities fraud case against horndog CEO

Wall Street’s creepiest CEO is now also the luckiest. The feds have dropped their securities fraud case against New York Global Group boss Benjamin​ Wey — known to harass reporters...
Opening statements: Taylor Swift lawyer says she’s taking stand for all women; radio host’s lawyer says he brushed her ribs

Opening statements: Taylor Swift lawyer says she’s taking stand for all women; radio host’s lawyer says he brushed her ribs

During opening statements Taylor Swift’s lawyer said the singer was taking a stand for all women, while David Mueller’s lawyer said his client “may have brushed Swift’s ribs…...
Taylor Swift’s star power brings spectators to Denver trial

Taylor Swift’s star power brings spectators to Denver trial

Line for Taylor Swift trial began forming before 4 a.m. Everyone in line was able to get a courtroom seat....
Neither Taylor Swift nor the former radio host suing her need to prove claims beyond a reasonable doubt

Neither Taylor Swift nor the former radio host suing her need to prove claims beyond a reasonable doubt

Because the trial weighing allegations made by pop star Taylor Swift and former radio DJ David Muller is playing out in civil court rather than criminal, the proceedings may be...
Eric Bolling responds to sexual harassment allegations and Fox News suspension

Eric Bolling responds to sexual harassment allegations and Fox News suspension

Bolling stands accused of sending photos of male genitalia to multiple women at Fox News and Fox Business Network....
Taylor Swift fans take to Twitter with specialized ribbon and hashtag supporting the singer

Taylor Swift fans take to Twitter with specialized ribbon and hashtag supporting the singer

Taylor Swift fans take to Twitter with a specialized ribbon and hashtag in support of the singer whose civil trial against a former Denver radio host starts Monday....
The implications of the Taylor Swift trial go beyond the singer and radio host suing her

The implications of the Taylor Swift trial go beyond the singer and radio host suing her

Although this case currently has the public’s eye, it’s not the first of its kind nor the one to capture the most attention. And as the legal battle takes place in civil court, the...
The reason I named my rapist

The reason I named my rapist

MORE than two years after I was violently raped by a man I knew, after being ignored and let down by both the police and other organisations, I chose to name my abuser on social...
Fox News host Eric Bolling reportedly sent unsolicited and explicit photos to colleagues

Fox News host Eric Bolling reportedly sent unsolicited and explicit photos to colleagues

The network has seen a string of high-profile departures related to sexual harassment scandals over the last year....
Former Disney Channel exec says she was fired for reporting sexual harassment

Former Disney Channel exec says she was fired for reporting sexual harassment

Former Disney Channel executive Jocelyn McDowell, alleges that she was fired for reporting that her boss Jimmy Blackburn had made inappropriate remarks....
A Caltech 'rising star' astrophysics professor who allegedly fell in love with his student and then fired her has resigned

A Caltech 'rising star' astrophysics professor who allegedly fell in love with his student and then fired her has resigned

Caltech professor Christian Ott has resigned after claims he sexually harassed two of his students....
Ever thought Uber’s surge pricing was unreasonably high? This could be why

Ever thought Uber’s surge pricing was unreasonably high? This could be why

UBER drivers are gaming the system to spark price surges that allow them to charge customers more, damning new research claims....
Taylor Swift’s righteous fight against her alleged groper

Taylor Swift’s righteous fight against her alleged groper

Taylor Swift is doing the right thing and not the easy thing in fighting a lawsuit filed against her by former Boulder radio talk show host David Mueller, who Swift accused of...
Ex-Queens school leader who groped co-worker still visits office

Ex-Queens school leader who groped co-worker still visits office

A fired superintendent of a Queens school district is still visiting his old office despite his arrest for repeatedly groping a subordinate....
Woman claims school superintendent sought threesome, groped her

Woman claims school superintendent sought threesome, groped her

A woman is suing the city’s Department of Education and ​a ​fired Queens public school superintendent, claiming that he groped her and made disgusting sexual advances ​on the job...
The worst campuses for harassment

The worst campuses for harassment

A SURVEY of university students in Australia has revealed the worst campuses for sexual harassment and assault....
Report lifts the lid on prevalence of sexual harassment and assault at Australian universities

Report lifts the lid on prevalence of sexual harassment and assault at Australian universities

DAMNING new research has exposed the prevalence of sexual assault and harassment at Australia’s universities....
Almost half of CDU students surveyed were sexually harassed last year

Almost half of CDU students surveyed were sexually harassed last year

Almost half of surveyed students at Charles Darwin University say they experienced sexual harassment last year, a new national study shows....
SA universities vow to tackle 'culture of harassment'

SA universities vow to tackle 'culture of harassment'

Adelaide's three major universities have expressed concern about sexual harassment findings in a landmark report....
Taylor Swift set to testify at Denver groping trial: “Never been so sure of anything in my life”

Taylor Swift set to testify at Denver groping trial: “Never been so sure of anything in my life”

Pre-trial documents suggest music superstar Taylor Swift is determined to reveal in graphic detail a nasty secret that she kept hidden for years until it was released to the world...
Texas Southern University's law school knocked for gender discrimination

Texas Southern University's law school knocked for gender discrimination

Reports of sexual harassment and gender discrimination at Texas Southern University's Thurgood Marshall School of Law prompted the American Bar Association to hand down sanctions...
Testimony on former Denver radio host’s earnings in Taylor Swift lawsuit will be allowed

Testimony on former Denver radio host’s earnings in Taylor Swift lawsuit will be allowed

A former radio host, who is suing music star Taylor Swift in federal court in Denver, will be allowed to present expert testimony on economic loss he’s suffered since being fired,...
Recent graduate: Roll back Title IX madness

Recent graduate: Roll back Title IX madness

Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos seems keen on getting justice right, Kathawa says...
Silicon Valley firm compiling a blacklist of investors who harass women

Silicon Valley firm compiling a blacklist of investors who harass women

Faced with a burgeoning sexual harassment crisis, leaders in Silicon Valley have come up with a very Silicon Valley solution: Use technology to create a blacklist....
Silicon Valley needs old-fashioned HR know-how to tackle harassment, some say

Silicon Valley needs old-fashioned HR know-how to tackle harassment, some say

As new revelations tumbled out last week about sexual harassment allegations against a venture capitalist in Silicon Valley, LinkedIn co-founder and Greylock...