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#Harassment

# harassment - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

The Presidents Club to close down following sexual harassment claims
# London
# London

The Presidents Club to close down following sexual harassment claims

Jan 24th 2018, 8:14 PM 54,704 Views 101 Comments

The co-organiser of the dinner is reported to have stepped down from his role as non-executive director at the Department for Education over the allegations.

# harassment - Sunday 24 December, 2017

Media firm Vice apologises for 'toxic boy's club' culture
# Harassment
# Harassment

Media firm Vice apologises for 'toxic boy's club' culture

Dec 24th 2017, 5:42 PM 14,813 Views 24 Comments

An investigation by The New York Times revealed four settlements against Vice employees for harassment or defamation.

# harassment - Thursday 21 December, 2017

Man accused of harassing Sharon Ní Bheoláin to face court in February
# Harassment
# Harassment

Man accused of harassing Sharon Ní Bheoláin to face court in February

Dec 21st 2017, 6:06 PM 18,402 Views 0 Comments

He is also accused of possessing child pornography.

# harassment - Thursday 14 December, 2017

'He threatened to kill me': Salma Hayek alleges years of harassment from 'monster' Harvey Weinstein
# Speaking Out
# Speaking Out

'He threatened to kill me': Salma Hayek alleges years of harassment from 'monster' Harvey Weinstein

Dec 14th 2017, 6:37 AM 26,011 Views 36 Comments

She said Weinstein told her “I will kill you. Don’t think I can’t.”

# harassment - Wednesday 29 November, 2017

US author and radio host Garrison Keillor fired over alleged improper behaviour
# Minnesota Public Radio
# Minnesota Public Radio

US author and radio host Garrison Keillor fired over alleged improper behaviour

Nov 29th 2017, 5:53 PM 12,785 Views 22 Comments

Weeks previously, Keillor had written in the Washington Post in defence of Al Franken, who was accused of groping his colleague.

# harassment - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

Sinn Féin TD says people need 'Minister Joe Duffy' to get action on harassment and bullying claims
# National Museum
# National Museum

Sinn Féin TD says people need 'Minister Joe Duffy' to get action on harassment and bullying claims

Nov 14th 2017, 8:51 PM 16,656 Views 65 Comments

“Why, in 2017, must women use the front pages of newspapers to achieve justice and a workplace free of harassment and bullying?”

'I thought that he was going to rape me' - Another woman accuses Republican candidate Roy Moore
# Sexual Harassment
# Sexual Harassment

'I thought that he was going to rape me' - Another woman accuses Republican candidate Roy Moore

Nov 14th 2017, 7:30 AM 16,841 Views 82 Comments

Beverly Young Nelson is the fifth woman to make accusations against Roy Moore.

# harassment - Monday 13 November, 2017

George Bush Snr apologises after woman alleges he groped her when she was 16
# Former President
# Former President

George Bush Snr apologises after woman alleges he groped her when she was 16

Nov 13th 2017, 10:04 PM 21,973 Views 43 Comments

In a statement on his behalf, it said: “George Bush simply does not have it in his heart to knowingly cause anyone distress.”

# harassment - Tuesday 10 October, 2017

Weinstein scandal: The New Yorker publishes three new rape allegations
# Harvey Weinstein
# Harvey Weinstein

Weinstein scandal: The New Yorker publishes three new rape allegations

Oct 10th 2017, 6:00 PM 18,345 Views 94 Comments

Harvey Weinstein was fired on Sunday by the Weinstein Company.

# harassment - Monday 9 October, 2017

Harvey Weinstein sacked from own company over sexual harassment claims
# Film Producer
# Film Producer

Harvey Weinstein sacked from own company over sexual harassment claims

Oct 9th 2017, 6:49 AM 18,563 Views 30 Comments

Weinstein had come under sustained pressure since allegations about him came to light this week.

# harassment - Wednesday 2 August, 2017

Jealousy, whistleblowing and 18 months of letters: How a garda was found guilty of harassment
# Courts
# Courts

Jealousy, whistleblowing and 18 months of letters: How a garda was found guilty of harassment

Aug 2nd 2017, 6:05 AM 17,267 Views 0 Comments

Eve Doherty was found guilty of the harassment of Liz Howlin, a State solicitor, yesterday.

# harassment - Monday 17 July, 2017

Women abused and bottles hurled at chaotic German town festival
# Schorndorf
# Schorndorf

Women abused and bottles hurled at chaotic German town festival

Jul 17th 2017, 12:48 PM 27,159 Views 68 Comments

No arrests had been made over the alleged harassment.

# harassment - Thursday 13 July, 2017

Garda accused of harassing solicitor could not be linked to photograph used on abusive posters
# Courts
# Courts

Garda accused of harassing solicitor could not be linked to photograph used on abusive posters

Jul 13th 2017, 5:35 PM 11,401 Views 0 Comments

Eve Doherty has been accused of sending insulting and abusive communications to a woman’s mobile phone.

# harassment - Tuesday 11 July, 2017

Taoiseach says Minister Regina Doherty 'felt she was being harassed' by blogger
# Garda Complaint
# Garda Complaint

Taoiseach says Minister Regina Doherty 'felt she was being harassed' by blogger

Jul 11th 2017, 6:46 PM 19,107 Views 0 Comments

Answering questions in the Dáil today, Leo Varadkar said that it was a “private matter” between the Minister and the academic.

Garda on trial for allegedly harassing her partner's ex wife
# Eve Doherty
# Eve Doherty

Garda on trial for allegedly harassing her partner's ex wife

Jul 11th 2017, 6:38 PM 37,100 Views 0 Comments

Eve Doherty has been accused of sending insulting and abusive communications to a woman’s mobile phone.

# harassment - Monday 10 April, 2017

Children of gardaí subjected to 'horrendous harassment' on social media sites
# Agsi17
# Agsi17

Children of gardaí subjected to 'horrendous harassment' on social media sites

Apr 10th 2017, 10:00 PM 19,105 Views 60 Comments

Middle-ranking gardaí are calling for people who identify them online to be prosecuted.

# harassment - Wednesday 5 April, 2017

Facebook is bringing in new measures to crack down on revenge porn
# Harassment
# Harassment

Facebook is bringing in new measures to crack down on revenge porn

Apr 5th 2017, 3:04 PM 6,787 Views 3 Comments

The social media platform can now prevent intimate images from being shared on Facebook, Messenger, and Instagram.

# harassment - Wednesday 31 August, 2016

Assault and burglary account for nearly half the calls received by the Crime Victims Helpline in 2015
# Crime Victims Helpline
# Crime Victims Helpline

Assault and burglary account for nearly half the calls received by the Crime Victims Helpline in 2015

Aug 31st 2016, 11:58 AM 4,869 Views 12 Comments

40% of people who contacted the helpline were looking for emotional support.

# harassment - Wednesday 10 August, 2016

These floating dog heads show how harassment in virtual reality can be curbed
# In Your Face
# In Your Face

These floating dog heads show how harassment in virtual reality can be curbed

Aug 10th 2016, 12:18 PM 10,100 Views 13 Comments

A game of poker shows how trolling and harassment can be stopped before it happens.

# harassment - Wednesday 3 August, 2016

Instagram is taking action over abusive comments
# Harassment
# Harassment

Instagram is taking action over abusive comments

Aug 3rd 2016, 10:31 AM 13,844 Views 44 Comments

High-profile users will gain the feature first, but it will be rolled out to all users over the next few months.

# harassment - Thursday 14 July, 2016

Man who made posts online found guilty of harassing Garda sergeant
# Guilty
# Guilty

Man who made posts online found guilty of harassing Garda sergeant

Jul 14th 2016, 3:24 PM 19,149 Views 0 Comments

Sean Carraher was found guilty of posting about 50 messages on two websites.

# harassment - Thursday 23 June, 2016

Why isn't 'revenge porn' illegal in Ireland?
# Harassment
# Harassment

Why isn't 'revenge porn' illegal in Ireland?

Jun 23rd 2016, 7:20 AM 16,774 Views 28 Comments

Recent cases have highlighted the gaps in the law around cyber harassment.

# harassment - Thursday 16 June, 2016

Garda harassed female sergeant by sending her card, emails and Facebook request
# Court
# Court

Garda harassed female sergeant by sending her card, emails and Facebook request

Jun 16th 2016, 6:15 AM 20,945 Views 0 Comments

He had been given numerous warnings from his superiors not to contact her.

# harassment - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

Twitter is creating an anti-abuse council to help it curb online bullying
# Abuse
# Abuse

Twitter is creating an anti-abuse council to help it curb online bullying

Feb 9th 2016, 10:59 AM 4,845 Views 8 Comments

The safety council is made up of more than 40 different organisations to help it stomp out abuse on the platform.

# harassment - Friday 15 January, 2016

Asylum seekers banned from German swimming pool after sexual harassment reports
# Germany
# Germany

Asylum seekers banned from German swimming pool after sexual harassment reports

Jan 15th 2016, 9:20 PM 36,588 Views 163 Comments

Authorities denied placing entire groups of people under suspicion, but said the measure was aimed at laying down clear ground rules.

# harassment - Saturday 9 January, 2016

One in four children is sexually harassed by friends online
# Harassment
# Harassment

One in four children is sexually harassed by friends online

Jan 9th 2016, 10:30 AM 7,199 Views 8 Comments

The best way to tackle it is by talking to children.

# harassment - Sunday 1 November, 2015

Witch wins harassment lawsuit against warlock in Salem
# Massachusetts
# Massachusetts

Witch wins harassment lawsuit against warlock in Salem

Nov 1st 2015, 10:30 AM 22,346 Views 29 Comments

Lori Sforza, a “psychic” witch priestess, won the case against Christian Day, “the world’s best-known warlock.”

# harassment - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

The men who harass female gamers online are likely to be losers themselves*
# Sore Loser
# Sore Loser

The men who harass female gamers online are likely to be losers themselves*

Jul 21st 2015, 4:10 PM 8,982 Views 44 Comments

*In a gaming context.

# harassment - Friday 17 July, 2015

Minimum-wage employee who was working 70 hour weeks while heavily pregnant receives €55,000 in compensation
# Equality Tribunal
# Equality Tribunal

Minimum-wage employee who was working 70 hour weeks while heavily pregnant receives €55,000 in compensation

Jul 17th 2015, 11:08 PM 47,305 Views 52 Comments

Polish national Ewelina Gacek has won her case against €uro 50 store at the Equality Tribunal.

# harassment - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

We need to talk more about relationships, consent and sexual violence
# Opinion
# Opinion

We need to talk more about relationships, consent and sexual violence

Mar 24th 2015, 10:45 PM 107 Views 75 Comments

A recent survey in UCC found that many students have worrying gaps in knowledge about sexual violence.

# harassment - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

Ashley Judd pressing charges against Twitter users for abusive comments
# March Madness
# March Madness

Ashley Judd pressing charges against Twitter users for abusive comments

Mar 18th 2015, 3:52 PM 12,465 Views 38 Comments

The actress was tweeting about her favourite basketball team when it happened.

# harassment - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

Controversial doctor asked to come to Ireland 'to instruct trainees how to give blow jobs'
# Negative Attention
# Negative Attention

Controversial doctor asked to come to Ireland 'to instruct trainees how to give blow jobs'

Mar 10th 2015, 9:06 PM 44,991 Views 54 Comments

Dr Gabrielle McMullin said, “We have to get rid of the culture where if you complain about sexual harassment then you get punished.”

# harassment - Friday 27 February, 2015

Twitter steps up its efforts to fix one of its biggest problems
# Harassment
# Harassment

Twitter steps up its efforts to fix one of its biggest problems

Feb 27th 2015, 8:00 PM 15,044 Views 10 Comments

And a verification feature could be soon on the way.

# harassment - Saturday 21 February, 2015

Bullying in workplaces needs to be addressed, especially in small organisations
# Opinion
# Opinion

Bullying in workplaces needs to be addressed, especially in small organisations

Feb 21st 2015, 12:00 PM 1,413 Views 51 Comments

How should you react if you’re belittled or bullied in the workplace?

# harassment - Saturday 7 February, 2015

Morning commuters shut down guy asking for girl's number with mass TLC singalong
# No Scrubs
From The Daily Edge
# No Scrubs

Morning commuters shut down guy asking for girl's number with mass TLC singalong

Feb 7th 2015, 2:28 PM 8,817 Views 1 Comment

No, I don’t want your number.

# harassment - Monday 3 November, 2014

This Instagram account is collecting the absolute worst men on Tinder
# Bye Felipe
From The Daily Edge
# Bye Felipe

This Instagram account is collecting the absolute worst men on Tinder

Nov 3rd 2014, 9:35 PM 11,050 Views 2 Comments

Ew.

# harassment - Thursday 30 October, 2014

New video features 10 hours of 'street harassment' of a man in NYC
# Funny Or Die
From The Daily Edge
# Funny Or Die

New video features 10 hours of 'street harassment' of a man in NYC

Oct 30th 2014, 7:37 AM 5,268 Views 4 Comments

“Hey powerful”.

# harassment - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

Opinion: Street harassment influences how women experience the world
# Harassment
# Harassment

Opinion: Street harassment influences how women experience the world

Oct 29th 2014, 7:00 PM 698 Views 59 Comments

In terms of social geography, street harassment changes the way women experience and use public spaces – it is made smaller, it is limited.

"Damn girl!": Woman secretly films 10 hours of street harassment by strangers
# Hollaback
# Hollaback

"Damn girl!": Woman secretly films 10 hours of street harassment by strangers

Oct 29th 2014, 8:01 AM 59,379 Views 198 Comments

She was even followed by a man for five minutes as she walked.