Cops Arrested 10 Women Ahead of Sexual Harassment Protests in China

Chinese officials locked up ten women so they couldn't protest sexual harassment in the country on Sunday, International Women's Day. But you're reading about their plans now, so it looks like the arrests had the opposite effect the government was hoping for. » 3/09/15 4:00pm 3/09/15 4:00pm

Lawsuit Calls Mergermarket a Gropey 'Boys Club' with a 'Hot List'

A new federal lawsuit alleges that Mergermarket, a respected financial news and data company, is a "boy's club," rife with blatant and aggressive sexual harassment. The two women who filed suit say male employees circulated a "hot list" of the company's most fuckable women and that unwanted sexual touching at… » 2/26/15 3:20pm 2/26/15 3:20pm

How Many of You Have Been Sexually Harassed By Your Landlord?

Like offices, college campuses and city streets, sexual harassment is also ruining landlord-tenant relationships. Not that they were so great to begin with, but can't we just fight over building repairs while respecting each other's personal and physical boundaries? » 12/22/14 11:30am 12/22/14 11:30am

CBC Plans to Scrub the Archives of Jian Ghomeshi's Old Show 

At this point, a whopping 23 women have accused former Q host Jian Ghomeshi of sexual assault or harassment. Meanwhile, Ghomeshi's old employer, the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, continues to relentlessly flub their handling of the situation. Earlier this week they announced plans to pull down the archived Q » 12/17/14 2:15pm 12/17/14 2:15pm

Former Aide Sues Texas Congressman for Very Weird Sexual Harassment 

A former aide has filed a lawsuit against Texas Congressman Blake Farenthold, claiming that she was subjected to sexual harassment and a hostile work environment, then illegally fired for complaining about her treatment. » 12/16/14 6:30pm 12/16/14 6:30pm

Uber Offers $31 to Woman After Driver Asks Her if She Likes Blow Jobs

A woman in London said she was sexually harassed by an Uber driver who asked if she liked blow jobs and offered to pull down a side street and perform "sucky sucky" on her during her route. » 12/10/14 11:45pm 12/10/14 11:45pm

Female Navy Officers Were Secretly Filmed While Showering

The Navy's first female submarine sailors were secretly filmed while they showered aboard their craft by a male officer who then sold those tapes to others. He recorded their private moments for over one year. » 12/04/14 4:10pm 12/04/14 4:10pm

Enraged Male Fan Assaults Bollywood Actress Over Her Short Dress

On Sunday, the host of an Indian singing competition television show was attacked and slapped in the face by a member of the audience during the taping of the season finale because the man did not approve of her outfit. » 12/01/14 2:45pm 12/01/14 2:45pm

South Korea Labor Ministry: Ladies, Be Chill About Sexual Harassment

South Korea's Labor Ministry has come under heavy fire after basically advising women seeking employment to explicitly state in job interviews that they are totally cool with sexist jokes in the workplace. And that they had zero plans of getting married. Oh, and that they would be more than happy to make coffee if… » 11/18/14 10:50am 11/18/14 10:50am

Tinder CEO Steps Down Following Sexual Harassment Lawsuit

Tinder founder Sean Rad is stepping down as CEO four months after Whitney Wolfe, the company's former VP of marketing, filed a lawsuit accusing her coworkers of sexual harassment and sexism. » 11/04/14 7:45pm 11/04/14 7:45pm

Republican Senator Is Very Unhappy With This Sexual Harassment Lawsuit

Joni Ernst — a Republican Iowa State Senator who is currently running for U.S. Senate — is calling bullshit on a new lawsuit filed by Kirsten Anderson, a former Republican State Caucus employee, who claims that she was dismissed after reporting several cases of sexual harassment. » 10/17/14 2:50pm 10/17/14 2:50pm

Report: One of Kirsten Gillibrand's Harassers Was Senator Daniel Inouye

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand has stayed silent regarding the names of the now-infamous congressmen — who, as she wrote in her new book — have harassed her while in office. On Monday, the New York Times reported that one of those men was the late Senator Daniel Inouye (D-Hawaii). » 9/22/14 11:40am 9/22/14 11:40am

Waitress-Groping Finance Bro Doesn't Think Grabbing Ass Is a Big Deal

Yesterday, Kitchenette reported on a glorious Facebook rant by Laura Ramadei, an NYC-based server and bartender who claims she was groped by a customer/hedge-funder named Brian Lederman. Lederman has since responded, saying he never touched Ramadei inappropriately, but — he brags — he has grabbed plenty of other… » 9/17/14 2:00pm 9/17/14 2:00pm

Finance Douche Throws Pee-Pants Tantrum After Being Rejected on Tinder

Rejection is the pits. We know this. Professional rejection, academic rejection, organ rejection, and, most especially, romantic rejection. So it's totally understandable why this semi-anonymous Tinder user, known only as "Tom," would FLIP THE FUCK OUT like a baby that got sand on its binky when politely rebuffed by a… » 9/04/14 6:15pm 9/04/14 6:15pm

Chicago Alderman Rehires City Worker Who Threatened to Rape Colleagues

A politician in Chicago is deservedly under fire for rehiring an ex-city worker who threatened several co-workers with rape if they reported his workplace sexual harassment. » 9/04/14 6:00pm 9/04/14 6:00pm

Hey Sen. Gillibrand, Andrea Mitchell, Who Are the Sketchy Congressmen?

Along with Senator Kirsten Gillibrand’s “porky” abuse from sketchy Congressmen, MSNBC host Andrea Mitchell added that there are just some “you’d not get in an elevator with.” Dude, who are these old men with a propensity for antiquated workplace sexual harassment? We don’t want to be in an elevator with them either!… » 8/28/14 3:40pm 8/28/14 3:40pm

Want to Date Your TA? Start Stalking and Get Sexy, Says College Paper

Many of us, in our undergraduate careers, have walked in on the first day of class to behold an attractive teaching assistant of the graduate student variety. Some of us may have even tried to flirt with said TA (I certainly did; it did not go well), but if you really want to land this hottie you need to bring your… » 8/27/14 5:50pm 8/27/14 5:50pm

Doc Accused of Sexual Harassment: That Wasn't My Dick, It Was a Bottle

An Ohio doctor accused of rape and sexual harassment argued in court Wednesday that the women who have come out against him were confusing his erection with bottles that he keeps in his pocket. Well, that's certainly a new one. » 8/21/14 10:40am 8/21/14 10:40am