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Causes

Addressing Sexual Misconduct At Universities

Addressing Sexual Misconduct At Universities

Few things are more emotionally difficult than coming forward and actually talking about sexual abuse—hence the birth of the #MeToo movement. Many victims of sexual harassment at universities and workplaces […]

Contributors

“I Slapt His Face In Public”: How One Woman Spoke Out Against Harassment In The Past

“I Slapt His Face In Public”: How One Woman Spoke Out Against Harassment In The Past

By Kate Stewart When I began to research Ruth Rappaport’s life, I knew that I would find stories about how she had survived World War II, the 1948 War for […]

Contributors

How The #MeToo Movement Gave Me A Voice To Share My Own Story & Break My Silence.

How The #MeToo Movement Gave Me A Voice To Share My Own Story & Break My Silence.

By Rachel Cooper It’s taken me eight years to be able to say #metoo, or to realize that those words even apply to me. I didn’t know I was a […]

Working Women

#MeToo & The Military – New Data Examines How Service Women Deal With Sexual Harassment

#MeToo & The Military – New Data Examines How Service Women Deal With Sexual Harassment

The British Army, the Royal Air Force and Her Majesty’s Naval Service (comprising the Royal Navy and the Royal Marines) are working towards a monumental shift in their approach to […]

Causes

Massage Envy Chain Being Forced To Face Sexual Assault Accusations Thanks To The #MeToo Movement

Massage Envy Chain Being Forced To Face Sexual Assault Accusations Thanks To The #MeToo Movement

By Brian Kent Massage Envy is not new to sexual assault lawsuits. In 2017, almost 200 women allege that they were sexually assaulted at Massage Envy branches across the United […]

Entertainment

This Hilarious Feminist Short Film Takes On The Patriarchy, Pervy Bosses & Period Stigma

This Hilarious Feminist Short Film Takes On The Patriarchy, Pervy Bosses & Period Stigma

If you’ve ever wondered why more people are uncomfortable with the talk of menstruation than they are tackling sexual harassment in the workplace, then this short film is for you! […]

Causes

Anonymous Workplace App ‘Blind’ Launches #MeToo Channel To Elevate Voices Of Women In Tech

Anonymous Workplace App ‘Blind’ Launches #MeToo Channel To Elevate Voices Of Women In Tech

We recently wrote about an awesome new app called Blind, created to help victims of abuse, assault and harassment in the workplace anonymously report incidents and get connected to a […]

Working Women

New App Helps Workplace Victims Of Sexual Harassment Anonymously Discuss Their Experiences

New App Helps Workplace Victims Of Sexual Harassment Anonymously Discuss Their Experiences

With the collective deep-dive analyses into the types of work environments that allowed predatory behavior exhibited by people such as Harvey Weinstein, Matt Lauer, Charlie Rose and more to thrive, […]

Entertainment

How To Deal With Sexual Harassment & Assault In The Workplace In Light Of #MeToo

How To Deal With Sexual Harassment & Assault In The Workplace In Light Of #MeToo

By Equality Now 90% of individuals who say they have experienced sexual harassment never take formal action against the harassment. Most stay quiet for fear of disbelief or inaction on […]

Contributors

Creator Of The Kaia Method Launches “I Will Stand” Movement To Bring Healing Through Dance

Creator Of The Kaia Method Launches “I Will Stand” Movement To Bring Healing Through Dance

By Hannah Blake The “Me Too” movement was courageous and loud, and now it’s time to ride that momentum and continue stepping into empowerment. Moving from shame and guilt in […]

Politics

India’s First National Women’s Parliament Launched To Inspire Political Leadership In Girls

India’s First National Women’s Parliament Launched To Inspire Political Leadership In Girls

In a country of 1.2 billion people, it’s hard to stomach that nationally, the percentage of women in Indian government is a meager 12%. It is the second most populated […]

Boys We Like

Violence Prevention Org. Working With Schools To Educate Teen Boys About Toxic Masculinity

Violence Prevention Org. Working With Schools To Educate Teen Boys About Toxic Masculinity

We are living in an era where the definitions around masculinity and femininity are being discussed in more deep and meaningful ways than ever before. This is a good thing. […]

Contributors

The Law May Have Changed, But Sexual Harassment Is Still A Daily Reality For Women In Algeria

The Law May Have Changed, But Sexual Harassment Is Still A Daily Reality For Women In Algeria

By Kenza Salmi “To them, women are pieces of meat; they are not valuable beings”, my neighbor Aisha told me once. Aisha is a gorgeous educated 30 year-old woman, who […]

Politics

Morocco Passes New Law Making Sexual Harassment A Criminal Offense With Jail Time

Morocco Passes New Law Making Sexual Harassment A Criminal Offense With Jail Time

The Moroccan government has passed a major new law that says sexual harassment is now a crime punishable with up to 6 months jail time. It is most definitely a […]

Politics

Anita Hill Talks Sexual Harassment, Race, Women In Politics, And Her Landmark 1991 Hearing

Anita Hill Talks Sexual Harassment, Race, Women In Politics, And Her Landmark 1991 Hearing

You may have recently seen the HBO original film ‘Confirmation’ starring Kerry Washington as Anita Hill, recounting the story of the highly controversial senate hearing regarding sexual harassment toward Anita […]