#Sexual Harassment

  • Article: French Man Fined $350 for Slapping Woman's Butt Under New Harassment Law
    Girls & Women

    French Man Fined $350 for Slapping Woman's Butt Under New Harassment Law

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 26, 2018

    The man made lewd comments and inappropriately touched a woman on a rush-hour bus. Read more

  • Article: Hundreds of Women Are Breaking Their Silence With These Four Words
    Girls & Women

    Hundreds of Women Are Breaking Their Silence With These Four Words

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 21, 2018

    Approximately 70% of sexual violence incidents in the US are not reported. Read more

  • Article: Kavanaugh's Supreme Court Fight Unfolds in Spotlight of #MeToo
    Girls & Women

    Kavanaugh's Supreme Court Fight Unfolds in Spotlight of #MeToo

    Sept. 21, 2018|Voice of America

    Allegations of sexual misconduct against US Supreme Court nominee causes turmoil. Read more

  • Article: India Launches First Sex Offenders Register Amid Wave of Assaults
    Girls & Women

    India Launches First Sex Offenders Register Amid Wave of Assaults

    Sept. 21, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Database will be accessible only to law enforcement agencies, with 440,000 names registered. Read more

  • Article: I Put Stickers on 500 Public Buses in Bangladesh to Tell Men to Take Their Hands Off Girls
    OpinionGirls & Women

    I Put Stickers on 500 Public Buses in Bangladesh to Tell Men to Take Their Hands Off Girls

    Sept. 12, 2018|ICS

    Atika Shafa, 21, is part of a team of 10 young people trying to make transport safe for women. Read more

  • Article: Majority of Egyptians OK With Sexual Harassment if Woman Dressed 'Provocatively': Poll
    Girls & Women

    Majority of Egyptians OK With Sexual Harassment if Woman Dressed 'Provocatively': Poll

    By Joanna Prisco|Aug. 23, 2018

    A recent video has ignited a debate as to whether a female’s clothing limits a man’s responsibility. Read more

  • Article: France Outlaws Catcalling Women in Public After Paris Café Assault
    Girls & Women

    France Outlaws Catcalling Women in Public After Paris Café Assault

    By Jana Sepehr  and  Joanna Prisco|Aug. 2, 2018

    The vote came after a woman was attacked outside a Paris café. Read more

  • Article: A Professor Demanded Sex From His Student for a Better Grade. This Is How She Stopped Him
    OpinionFinance & Innovation

    A Professor Demanded Sex From His Student for a Better Grade. This Is How She Stopped Him

    By Neku Atawodi-Edun|Aug. 1, 2018

    Technology has revolutionized our ability to stop harassment like this in areas around the world. Read more