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#Sexual harassment

Polly Dunning

Polly Dunning

I Hope Watching 'The Bachelorette' Last Night Made You Deeply Uncomfortable

4 min read

2019 has been quite the year for sexism on dating reality shows now, hasn’t it?

Satire

Satire

Clementine Ford: I Wish I Was Hot Enough To Be Sexually Assaulted

3 min read

Have you heard the one about the woman who believed her drink was spiked?

World

World

Boris Johnson Denies Groping Journalist Under Table During Private Lunch

1 min read

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's office has denied claims he squeezed a journalist's thigh under the table during a private lunch 20 years ago.

Crime

Crime

New 'Anti-Trolling' Laws To Stop Online Abuse And Harassment

6 min read

"Australia-first" laws to target hate speech and trolling on social media have been introduced, but experts say law enforcement has a long way to go in catching up to harassment issues online.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Katy Perry Has Been Accused Of Sexual Misconduct

1 min read

Katy Perry has been accused of sexual misconduct by an actor who starred in her 2010 film clip for "Teenage Dream".

Sarah Megginson

Sarah Megginson

Has #MeToo Killed The Office Romance?

6 min read

WARNING: Discusses sexual assault and child abuse.

News

News

Neil DeGrasse Tyson Will Keep His Job After Sexual Misconduct Investigation

2 min read

The science communicator and leading astrophysicist at the American Museum of Natural History will keep his job following an investigation into sexual misconduct allegations.

Jane Caro

Jane Caro

Why Just Speaking Up About Sexual Assault Isn't The Solution

5 min read

I believe in the principle that everyone is innocent until they are proven guilty.

National

National

'Silver Lining': Woman Who Had Her Bottom Pinched By Cop Says Fight Is Not Over

2 min read

Paralympian Kathleen O'Kelly Kennedy was posing for a photo at a charity wheelchair event when she was pinched on the bottom by the police officer she had asked to take a photo with.

World

World

Japan's Anti-Groping App Downloaded Hundreds Of Thousands Of Times

1 min read

The 'Digi Police' app was produced to tackle crime in Tokyo but a recent anti-groping function has made the app a viral hit with Japanese women.

World

World

World Reacts To Schoolgirl Burnt Alive After Reporting Sexual Harassment

2 min read

WARNING: DISTRESSING CONTENT

World

World

Twitter Thread About 'Airplane Creeps' Sparks Conversation About Bystander Effect

2 min read

A male airline passenger behaving inappropriately towards a teenage girl has sparked a conversation about how men and women act as bystanders.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Aziz Ansari Addresses Sexual Misconduct Allegation

2 min read

Aziz Ansari has spoken about the sexual misconduct allegation made against him for the first time in over a year.

National

National

Would You Report Sexual Harassment At Work?

4 min read

Putting up with a sexist joke at work rather than ‘make a fuss’ is more common than you might think.

National

National

Explosive Survey: Two Thirds Of Women Sexually Harassed At Work

4 min read

Perth chef Barbara Johnson was in tears moments after a co-worker rubbed his crotch up against her in a cool room.

World

World

Writer Explains Sexual Assault By Likening It To Getting Kicked In The Nuts

1 min read

An American writer has hit the nail on the nuts with his analogy explaining why women are so enraged by Brett Kavanaugh's appointment to the US Supreme Court.

News

News

EJ Norvill Returns To Court As Newspaper Calls New Witness

2 min read

Actress Eryn Jean Norvill, who is at the centre of Geoffrey Rush's defamation battle against the Daily Telegraph has returned to court, as the newspaper attempts a last ditch attempt to call a fresh witness.

World

World

Google Employees Walk Off The Job In Protest Over Sexual Harassment

2 min read

Hundreds of Google employees and contractors across the world have staged mass walkouts amid complaints of sexism, racism and unchecked executive power.

News

News

Director Backs Rush: 'Impossible To Do Without His Hand Touching Her Breast'

1 min read

The King Lear scene with Geoffrey Rush and a female co-star, that's at the heart of a defamation trial, was shown to a Sydney court on Thursday.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Sarah Silverman Says Louis CK "Has Remorse"

2 min read

Sarah Silverman has defended her friend Louis CK -- nearly a year after the stand up comic was accused by five women of sexual misconduct.

National

National

The Spots Where Sydney Women Feel Most Unsafe

5 min read

Milly Gerstle was in Year 4 when she first remembers being harassed. 

National

National

'Shocking' Sexual Harassment Of Airline Crew Exposed In New Report

3 min read

One in three Australian airline cabin crew have been sexually harassed on the job, according to an eye-opening new report released by the Transport Workers Union.

Celebrity

Celebrity

Amber Rose Leads SlutWalk 2018 Dressed As A Sexy Bride

2 min read

Amber Rose hit the streets of Los Angeles on Saturday for her annual SlutWalk protest.

World

World

Les Moonves: CBS May Not Release Findings Of Internal Investigation

2 min read

The company has hired two outside law firms to investigate the allegations against the ousted CEO

World

World

CBS Boss Les Moonves Departs After Fresh Sexual Harassment Allegations

1 min read

Les Moonves will also be donating $US 20 million to organisations that support #MeToo.

Music

Music

Rape Counsellors To Be Rolled Out At Music Festivals

4 min read

"Everyone has the right to feel safe at events"

National

National

Should Australia Outlaw Catcalling?

4 min read

France is blowing the whistle on wolf-whistles, but what do Australia's laws say about it?

National

National

Sydney Uni Launches 'Unethical And Irresponsible' Sexual Assault Portal

4 min read

The portal has been called nothing more than "reputational goal scoring".

National

National

Why Is Sexual Harassment So Prevalent In Hospitality?

5 min read

More hospitality workers than ever are reporting workplace sexual harassment.

National

National

What Happened To Australia's #MeToo Movement?

2 min read

Our defamation laws are some of the toughest in the world.

National

National

Workplace Sexual Harassment: The Final Straw Was The Christmas Party

5 min read

Who do you turn to when your boss won't even help?

Music

Music

How Music Festivals Are Stamping Out Sexual Assault

6 min read

CCTV, on-site counsellors, more security and cultural change.

World

World

Harvey Weinstein To Surrender To Police On Sexual Assault Allegations

1 min read

He is expected to surrender to New York police on Friday morning.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Trump Cancels Korea Talk, Morgan Freeman Harassment Claims And Vivid Kicks Off

4 min read

All the news you need to know this Friday.