Sexual Harassment in the news & elsewhere…

This page includes/will include :
SH in the news
SH on college campuses
SH in the military
SH where you live
SH elsewhere
SH – women 2 men; women 2 women; men 2 men
Etc.

Where you live –

An article about sexual harassment on public transportation. (A good reason to take self-defense classes) Bravo, Papri and Salma Ali! –

http://www.thedailystar.net/city/sexual-harassment-rampant-public-transports-128173 From TheDailyStar.net

 

On college campuses –

Here’s an article about Cambridge: http://www.tcs.cam.ac.uk/news/0034378-cambridge-university-changes-tack-on-sexual-assault-guidelines.html What do you think?

Here’s an idea… http://www.joe.co.uk/news/oxford-university-rugby-lads-ordered-on-anti-sexual-harrasment-course/3813 on Joe.co.uk by Ben Kenyon

In a neighborhood –

Good for them, painting a mural. By the response they’ve gotten, in the neighborhood, it was/is obviously needed –  http://patch.com/new-york/bed-stuy/brooklyn-high-schoolers-sexually-harassed-while-painting-mural-sexual-harassment-0

In Canada – this changed my mind about what I believed Mounties were like:

http://www.ctvnews.ca/video?clipId=619429&playlistId=1.2386846&binId=1.810401&playlistPageNum=1&binPageNum=1   per CTV News

Bravo for Canada – http://www.muskokaregion.com/opinion-story/5632200-it-s-a-good-time-to-ask-questions-about-sexual-assualt-and-its-myths/ from Muskokaregion by Laurie Lamont

About sexual harassment in sports – http://sports.ndtv.com/cricket/news/242592-sri-lanka-to-prosecute-those-accused-of-sexually-harassing-women-cricketers on NDTV Sports, from Indo-Asian News Service

With an Indian twist: http://www.thefinancialexpress-bd.com/2015/05/09/91913 on The Financial Express by Jakia Begum

Bravo Missouri – http://www.kansascity.com/news/government-politics/article31209125.html

Shame on Sacramento – http://www.sacbee.com/news/local/article31207577.html

Harassment by senior doctors in New Zealand hospitals? Shameful! – http://www.maoritelevision.com/news/national/nz-medical-students-survey-reveals-bullying-and-sexual-harrassment-issues

 

PTSD can result from being sexually harassed. Understand it. If you’ve been harassed, and you believe you’ve been left with PTSD as a result, get help. From PsychCentral, by Lynn Margolies, Ph.D.: http://psychcentral.com/lib/understanding-the-effects-of-trauma-post-traumatic-stress-disorder-ptsd/0003971

From a National Science Foundation memo by Rhonda J. Davis, Acting Head, Office of Diversity and Inclusion https://www.nsf.gov/od/odi/bulletins/Harassment_Free_Environment.pdf  “…the first report of the White House Task Force to Protect Students from Sexual Assault (https://www.whitehouse.gov/1is2many/notalone)…”

From The Plainsman, Left Wondering: Sexual Harassment Process Leaves Some Waiting by Becky Hardy, Editor-in-Chief, http://www.theplainsman.com/article/2015/04/left-wondering-sexual-harassment-process-leaves-some-waiting

 

Here are links to two news stories showing that sexual harassment can happen anywhere…

100% of Parisian Women Have Been Sexually Harassed in Subway Article by Anna Merlan (on Jezebel) http://jezebel.com/survey-100-of-parisian-women-have-been-sexually-haras-1698985345

Change attitudes to fight sexual harassment Tribune Editorial on DhakaTribune http://www.dhakatribune.com/editorial/2015/apr/20/change-attitudes-fight-sexual-harassment

 

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