ARTICLES RELATING TO SEXUAL HARASSMENT

Almost half of female legal professionals in South Africa say they have been sexually harassed – and 73% have been bullied

2019-05-15 11:03

A first-of-its-kind survey of bullying and sexual harassment of lawyers and advocates around the world has found high levels of both in South Africa – and most legal professionals don't believe their employers can fix things.

HSBC sexual harassment case shows banks' struggles in #MeToo era

2019-04-13 20:32

In the MeToo era, financial firms the world over are struggling to handle complaints of sexual harassment. A case in point: HSBC Holdings

Sexual harassment is everywhere, 'on all sides' at Luthuli House - ANC's Duarte

2019-03-08 11:17

ANC deputy secretary general Jesse Duarte has exposed how sexual harassment is endemic at Luthuli House.

Emma Thompson blasts studio for hiring disgraced ex-Pixar leader

2019-02-26 19:25

Actress Emma Thompson detailed her reasons for resigning from a Skydance Animation film in protest at its hiring of former Pixar executive John Lasseter, in a scathing letter that’s one of the most prominent outcries of Hollywood’s #MeToo era.

This smart dress experiment shows how often women are harassed at night clubs and the results are alarming

2019-02-12 17:55

Wearable technology shines light on the unwanted groping and grinding women experience in night clubs.

Tina Knowles used to follow Beyoncé into the bathroom to protect her

2019-01-24 17:05

Parents of child stars sometimes had to go beyond what is expected of guardians just to make sure their young performers were safe.

Upskirting to become a crime in England and Wales

2019-01-17 10:59

Upskirting will become a criminal offence as the House of Lords passed a new legislation. It has been an offence in Scotland since 2010.

'Not true that I've chickened out' of sexual harassment hearing - Pule Mabe's former PA

2019-01-10 09:24

Pule Mabe is on leave from his role as ANC spokesperson pending the outcome of an inquiry into sexual harassment claims, which was postponed this week because his accuser was not available.

Pule Mabe takes leave, pending outcome of sexual harassment inquiry

2018-12-11 12:42

Pule Mabe's former personal assistant alleges he sexually harassed her on more than once occasion while they worked together.

 

WATCH: Women team up to stop a man from harassing one of them in a taxi

2019-04-18 11:20

“See how women adjust just to protect each other and we still blame them because boys will be boys?”

WATCH: Upskirting becomes illegal - the key questions

2019-04-12 17:34

Upskirting has become illegal following a high-profile campaign to make it a specific criminal offence. We take a look at some of the questions surrounding the issue.

Warner Bros. CEO apologises to employees for 'personal mistakes'

2019-03-10 11:53

Warner Bros. Chief Executive Officer Kevin Tsujihara, under investigation for a sexual relationship with an actress he helped to promote, issued an apology to his colleagues at the studio for personal mistakes that caused "pain and embarrassment."

ANC reiterates commitment to adopt own sexual harassment policy

2019-03-03 14:19

The ANC says it may not have an in-house sexual harassment policy just yet but it has ensured that the public is protected from unwanted sexual advances at work through the Labour Relations Act.

Pule Mabe cleared of sexual harassment charges by ANC grievance panel - report

2019-02-17 10:00

The complainant's version has reportedly been rejected by the panel, while Mabe's could be corroborated by witnesses.

Harvey Weinstein's lawyers argue against sex trafficking claim

2019-01-30 12:03

Harvey Weinstein's lawyers say the movie mogul is not a sex trafficker, despite claims in a class-action lawsuit.

One in three UN employees have been sexually harassed: survey

2019-01-18 09:47

A third of United Nations employees have reported experiencing sexual harassment at the world body over the last two years, according to the findings of the first-ever survey on such misconduct.

WATCH: Gilette's new '#MeToo advert' splits opinion

2019-01-16 17:08

A Gillette ad for men invoking the #MeToo movement is sparking intense online backlash, with accusations that it talks down to men and groups calling for a boycott.

Nearly all sexual harassment at work goes unreported – and those who do report often see zero benefit

2019-01-02 16:34

The #MeToo and #TimesUp movements have brought renewed attention to workplace sexual harassment.

PULE MABE STEPS DOWN!

2018-12-11 12:38

“Today, I wrote to the Secretary General of the ANC, cde Ace Magashule, requesting that I be allowed to take leave.”

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