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Congress passes sexual harassment legislation, House members want to do more

Congress unanimously approved new rules Thursday to tamp down on sexual harassment on Capitol Hill — but even as lawmakers took a victory lap, some said they didn’t go far enough. Under the changes, investigations will be sped up and lawmakers [...]

Nobel Peace Prize to honour champions of struggle against sexual violence

OtherOSLO (AFP) – Champions of the fight against sexual violence, Congolese doctor Denis Mukwege and Yazidi activist Nadia Murad, a former captive of jihadists, will on Monday (Dec 10) receive the Nobel Peace Prize, which this year highlights [...]

Lawmaker: Sexual harassment culture still at Oregon Capitol

SALEM, Ore. (AP) – A state senator says a culture of sexual harassment at the Oregon Capitol hasn’t improved more than a year after allegations surfaced that another senator sexually harassed two interns. OPB reports that Democratic [...]

St. Michael’s, a Toronto All-Boys School, Is Rocked by Accusations of Sexual Assaults

“I was troubled by the media’s portrayal of Kavanaugh’s high school, an all-boys Catholic private school, where gross sexism was ingrained into the student body,” wrote Mr. Mather, 23. “It haunted me because Kavanaugh’s school [...]

‘We Say Sorry’: Australia Formally Apologizes to Victims of Child Sexual Abuse

SYDNEY, Australia — Australia sought to atone for a decades-long epidemic of child sexual abuse on Monday, as Prime Minister Scott Morrison issued an official apology that acknowledged the government’s systemic failures to protect [...]

Nobel Peace Prize Awarded to Denis Mukwege and Nadia Murad for Fighting Sexual Violence

The 2018 Nobel Peace Prize was awarded on Friday to two campaigners against wartime sexual violence: Dr. Denis Mukwege, 63, a Congolese gynecological surgeon; and Nadia Murad, 25, who became the bold voice of the women who survived [...]

Trump on sexual assault claims: ‘It’s a very scary time for young men in America’

“My whole life, I’ve heard you’re innocent until proven guilty,” President Donald Trump said regarding his Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh. “But now you’re guilty until proven innocent. That is [...]

Kellyanne Conway tells Jake Tapper ‘I’m a victim of sexual assault’ on CNN’s ‘State of the Union’

White House counselor Kellyanne Conway revealed Sunday that she is a victim of sexual assault, as she discussed the allegations of sexual misconduct leveled against Judge Brett Kavanaugh, President Trump’s Supreme Court pick. “I’m a victim [...]

Conway: ‘I’m a victim of sexual assault’

“I’m a victim of sexual assault,” said White House adviser Kellyanne Conway. | Kevin Dietsch – Pool/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> White House adviser Kellyanne Conway startled CNN host Jake Tapper [...]

Grassley: Not a ‘whiff’ of sexual misconduct in Kavanaugh’s six FBI probes

Judiciary Chairman Charles E. Grassley said Thursday there wasn’t a “whiff of any issue” related to inappropriate sexual behavior in any of Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s previous six FBI background checks. Kicking off the hearing for Christine [...]