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The investigators looking into sexual harassment claims against Gov. Cuomo have wide, sweeping powers and are paid as much as $750 per hour

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Lev Radin/Pacific Press/LightRocket via Getty Images The investigators reviewing sexual harassment claims against Gov. Andrew Cuomo are being paid as much as $750 per hour. Attorney General Letitia James hired the independent investigators after several women came forward with allegations Cuomo. The Daily News reported that the investigators have wide, sweeping power to conduct the probe freely. See more stories on Insider's business page. The investigators ...
Tags: Politics, New York, News, US, Trends, Foia, Andrew Cuomo, Sexual Harassment, New York Daily News, James, Cuomo, Daily News, Letitia James, Boylan, ANNE CLARK, Joon Kim


Husband walks in on wife being allegedly sexually assaulted at Sydney aged care home

José says he hasn’t been able to sleep since alleged assault, which was described as ‘cuddling’ in incident reportA man who walked in on his 70-year-old wife with dementia being allegedly sexually assaulted by a fellow resident at her Sydney aged care home has blamed under-staffing for failing to properly monitor residents. The 75-year-old man, José, said he has not been able to sleep properly since the alleged 20 March assault on his wife, Shannon, and that he wants answers about why his wife w...
Tags: Australia news, New South Wales, Sydney, Dementia, Sexual Harassment, Shannon, Jose, Aged care (Australia


Coronavirus Australia live: update on AstraZeneca Covid vaccine recommends under-50s only be given Pfizer jab

PM provides vaccine rollout update after meeting to discuss possible blood clotting link; NSW to keep border open to NZ despite new Auckland Covid case. Follow live updatesAustralia to consider EU and UK findings on AstraZeneca and clotsUnder-30s in the UK to be offered an alternative to AstraZeneca Podcast: what do we know about blood clots and the AZ vaccine?What do I need to know about the AstraZeneca vaccine?Australian doctors urge government to give greater certainty on vaccinesHarassment s...
Tags: Health, UK, Australia, Eu, Australia news, Coalition, Australian politics, New South Wales, Astrazeneca, New South Wales politics, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Liberal party, Scott Morrison, Sexual Harassment, Nz


Australia news live: Scott Morrison update on AstraZeneca Covid vaccine recommends under-50s only be given Pfizer jab

PM provides vaccine rollout update after meeting to discuss possible blood clotting link; NSW to keep border open to NZ despite new Auckland Covid case. Follow live updatesAustralia to consider EU and UK findings on AstraZeneca and clotsUnder-30s in the UK to be offered an alternative to AstraZeneca Podcast: what do we know about blood clots and the AZ vaccine?What do I need to know about the AstraZeneca vaccine?Australian doctors urge government to give greater certainty on vaccinesHarassment s...
Tags: Health, UK, Australia, Eu, Australia news, Coalition, Australian politics, New South Wales, Astrazeneca, New South Wales politics, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Liberal party, Scott Morrison, Sexual Harassment, Nz


TGA mulls EU vaccine advice; pharmacies oppose NSW mass vaccination plan – as it happened

NSW to keep border open to NZ despite new Auckland Covid case; UK decision to offer under-30s an alternative to Oxford jab could knock confidence in Australia’s vaccine rollout. This blog is now closedAustralia to consider EU and UK findings on AstraZeneca and clotsUnder-30s in the UK to be offered an alternative to AstraZeneca Podcast: what do we know about blood clots and the AZ vaccine?What do I need to know about the AstraZeneca vaccine?Australian doctors urge government to give greater cert...
Tags: Health, UK, Australia, Eu, Australia news, Coalition, Australian politics, Oxford, New South Wales, Astrazeneca, New South Wales politics, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Liberal party, Scott Morrison, Sexual Harassment


Australia news live: TGA mulls EU advice on AstraZeneca Covid vaccine and clots; pharmacies oppose NSW mass vaccination plan

NSW to keep border open to NZ despite new Auckland Covid case; UK decision to offer under-30s an alternative to Oxford jab could knock confidence in Australia’s vaccine rollout. Follow updates liveUnder-30s in the UK to be offered an alternative to AstraZeneca Podcast: what do we know about blood clots and the AZ vaccine?What do I need to know about the AstraZeneca vaccine?Australian doctors urge government to give greater certainty on vaccinesHarassment scandals could hit vaccination rates due ...
Tags: Health, UK, Australia, Eu, Australia news, Coalition, Australian politics, Oxford, New South Wales, Astrazeneca, New South Wales politics, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Liberal party, Scott Morrison, Sexual Harassment


A former Google engineer said she endured a year of harassment. She's now vowing to 'never love a job again.'

Google's logo seen at its Mountain View campus. Alex Tai/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Ex-Google engineer Emi Nietfeld said she endured harassment and retaliation while working there. In an op-ed for The New York Times, she said Google's response led her to vow to "never love a job again." Multiple current and former Googlers have accused the company of discrimination. See more stories on Insider's business page. Workers have long coveted jobs in the tech industry be...
Tags: Google, Enterprise, Labor, Sexism, Trends, Company Culture, New York Times, Mountain View, Sexual Harassment, Gender Discrimination, Alphabet, Meredith Whittaker, Oher, Tech Insider, Tyler Sonnemaker, Alex Tai SOPA Images LightRocket


Australia news live: TGA mulls EU advice on AstraZeneca Covid vaccine and clots; sexual harassment laws to change

Victoria to open two mass vaccination hubs; UK decision to offer under-30s an alternative to Oxford jab could knock confidence in Australia’s vaccine rollout. Follow updates live • Under-30s in the UK to be offered an alternative to AstraZeneca • Podcast: what do we know about blood clots and the AZ vaccine?• What do I need to know about the AstraZeneca vaccine?• Australian doctors urge government to give greater certainty on vaccines• Harassment scandals could hit vaccination rates due to dimin...
Tags: Health, UK, Australia, Eu, Australia news, Coalition, Australian politics, Oxford, New South Wales, Astrazeneca, New South Wales politics, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Liberal party, Scott Morrison, Sexual Harassment


Croatian border police accused of sexually assaulting Afghan migrant

Asylum seeker says she was threatened at knifepoint in latest in string of reports of violent pushbacks on Bosnia–Croatia borderA woman from Afghanistan was allegedly sexually abused, held at knifepoint and forced to strip naked by a Croatian border police officer, during a search of a group of migrants on the border with Bosnia.The European commission described it as a “serious alleged criminal action’’ and urged the Croatian authorities “to thoroughly investigate all allegations, and follow up...
Tags: Europe, World news, Afghanistan, Migration, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Refugees, Global development, Croatia, Sexual Harassment, Migration And Development, Bosnia, Rape and sexual assault


'Very intimidating': teachers on sexual harassment by pupils

Teachers highlight toxic culture of sexual harassment and abuse they face in school“I’ve had threats of rape. I’ve had someone say: ‘I’m going to seek out your daughter and rape her.’ You’re called a slag and a slut. Sometimes it’s banter and they all think it’s funny. Sometimes it’s anger directed at you.”Anne, who doesn’t want to give her real name, worked in a pupil referral unit with excluded pupils in south-west England until she quit her job because of post-traumatic stress disorder, and i...
Tags: Education, UK News, Schools, Sexual Harassment, Anne, south west England


Barnaby Joyce says you can’t ‘redesign people’s brains’ with empathy training

Former deputy PM’s comments come after Andrew Laming forced to have training following complaints about his behaviour towards womenThe Nationals MP Barnaby Joyce has cast doubt on government-ordered empathy training, saying you can’t “redesign people’s brains” to learn an “innate” skill.The former deputy prime minister has also questioned whether parliament’s hostile environment is conducive to empathetic behaviour, saying it is a more “difficult” workplace than that of the corporate world. Cont...
Tags: Australia news, Coalition, Australian politics, Liberal party, Scott Morrison, National party, Sexual Harassment, Barnaby Joyce, Andrew Laming, Ken Wyatt


Sexual harassment complaints against NTI manager ‘ignored’

Woman contract employee accuses her former manager of sexually predatory behaviour The post Sexual harassment complaints against NTI manager ‘ignored’ appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.
Tags: Corruption, North West, National, Workers Rights, Sexual Harassment, Old Mutual, National Union of Metalworkers, Numsa, NTI, Top Six, Labour Relations Act, Pension Funds, South Africa (country, Andisa Thubana, Bridget Laka, Freddy Sepeng


French woman sued by man she accused of sexual harassment wins appeal case

Sandra Muller, who founded French version of #MeToo, succeeds in overturning conviction for defaming Eric BrionA French appeals court has overturned the defamation conviction of the woman behind France’s answer to the #MeToo movement, who was sued by the man she accused of sexual harassment.Sandra Muller, a French journalist, coined the viral hashtag balancetonporc (“expose your pig”) to describe TV executive Eric Brion. Continue reading...
Tags: Europe, Gender, Media, Law, France, Women, UK News, World news, Sexual Harassment, Sandra Muller, MeToo Movement, Eric Brion, Eric BrionA French appeals court


French woman overturns conviction for accusing man of sexual harassment

Sandra Muller, who founded French version of #MeToo, wins appeal against defamation rulingA French appeals court has overturned the defamation conviction of the woman behind France’s answer to the #MeToo movement, who was sued by the man she accused of sexual harassment.Sandra Muller, a French journalist, coined the viral hashtag #BalanceTonPorc (“expose your pig”) to describe the TV executive Éric Brion. Continue reading...
Tags: Europe, Gender, Media, France, Women, UK News, World news, Sexual Harassment, Sandra Muller, MeToo Movement, rulingA French appeals court


10th Cuomo accuser comes forward, says she was 'shocked' and 'embarrassed' when NY governor 'grabbed' her face and kissed her without consent

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D). Matthew Cavanaugh/Getty Images Another woman came forward Monday to accuse NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo of unwanted physical contact. Sherry Vill, a New York resident, said Cuomo kissed her without consent outside her home in 2017. She said she felt, "shocked," "embarrassed," and "weird about his kissing me." See more stories on Insider's business page. A tenth woman, Sherry Vill, came forward on Monday to accuse New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo of making unwanted phy...
Tags: Politics, New York, News, Trends, Cnn, Fbi, Rochester, Andrew Cuomo, Gloria Allred, Sexual Harassment, Albany, James, D, Sherry, Cuomo, Chris Cuomo


Is pornography to blame for rise in 'rape culture'?

Analysis: experts split on whether easy access to porn has fuelled sexual harassment, abuse and assault between young peopleThe harrowing reports of sexism and assaults in schools detailed on the everyonesinvited.uk website has fuelled concerns of a “rape culture” in educational settings.The disclosures have raised concerns that easy access to pornography is part of the problem. Continue reading...
Tags: Gender, Politics, Education, Women, UK News, Feminism, Pornography, Sexual Harassment, MeToo Movement


Morrison’s cabinet reshuffle makes women responsible for helping men who should know better, know better | Katharine Murphy

Here we all are, mired in the worst reality TV show ever, Blokes Being Reprehensible at Your Expense, with a twist everyone can see comingIncredible, really, (and yet crushingly predictable, somehow) that Andrew Laming would have the audacity to make an appeal for privacy while finding the time to front his local radio station and dish some alternative “facts” about unsavoury incidents that have forced him to signal time on his parliamentary career.Also incredible (and yet not, somehow) that the...
Tags: Gender, Australia news, House Of Representatives, Coalition, Australian politics, Scott Morrison, Sexual Harassment, Morrison, Andrew Laming, Katharine Murphy, Anne Webster


DfE warns schools could be closed over 'rape culture' claims

Schools that fail safeguarding rules risk closure after sexual abuse allegations posted on Everyone’s InvitedSchools that fail to meet safeguarding standards for pupils could be forced to shut amid concerns over a “rape culture” in educational establishments.More than 100 schools have been named in harrowing anonymous testimonies on the everyonesinvited.uk website, which was set up to expose misogyny, harassment and assault and has also drawn attention to a lack of redress and support for many v...
Tags: Education, Children, Society, UK News, Schools, Young People, Ofsted, Private Schools, Sexual Harassment, Rape and sexual assault


WSJ: Cuomo Aides Subpoenaed In Sexual Harassment Investigation

The New York state attorney general’s office has subpoenaed dozens of Cuomo administration officials, including top aide, Melissa DeRosa, for its investigation into sexual harassment claims against New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D), the . [Author: Zoë Richards]
Tags: New York, News, Andrew Cuomo, Sexual Harassment, Cuomo, Melissa DeRosa, New York Attorney General, COVID-19, Zoë Richards


Scotland: concerns over whether system fails sexual harassment victims

Warnings grow over impact of Alex Salmond case on the push for change brought about by #MeTooConcerns have been raised over whether the system is failing victims of sexual harassment in Scotland as warnings intensify over the impact that the Alex Salmond saga has had on the momentum for change brought about by the #MeToo movement.Those close to the recent inquiries into the handling of sexual harassment complaints against the former first minister stress the need to hold the Scottish government ...
Tags: Politics, Scotland, UK News, SNP, Alex Salmond, Scottish politics, Sexual Harassment, Scottish National party (SNP, MeTooConcerns


"Kamala Harris to hold discussion with Bill Clinton on 'empowering women and girls'.... 'Is this a ... joke?' asked Juanita Broaddrick."

Fox News reports.I guess this is good news for Andrew Cuomo: Bill Clinton, never cancelled, and now, forefronted, with special access to the first woman Vice President. [Author: [email protected] (Ann Althouse)]
Tags: Law, Rape, Bill Clinton, Fox News, Andrew Cuomo, Sexual Harassment, Kamala Harris, Juanita Broaddrick, Ann Althouse


NYT: Another Current Aide Accuses Cuomo Of Sexual Harassment

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) is facing fresh allegations of inappropriate behavior from a current aide, the New York Times reported on Friday night.   [Author: Zoë Richards]
Tags: News, New York Times, Andrew Cuomo, Sexual Harassment, Zoë Richards


Revealed: the grim list of sex abuse claims against Metropolitan police

The force upheld 119 cases among 600 complaints; they included an officer who was sacked after having sex with a rape victimAn extraordinary catalogue of sexual misconduct allegations against Metropolitan police officers, including claims that one had sex with a rape victim and another assaulted a domestic abuse survivor, are revealed today in documents obtained by the Observer.The disclosures will intensify pressure on the Met after its officers manhandled women at last Saturday’s vigil for Sar...
Tags: London, Police, UK News, Metropolitan Police, Sexual Harassment, Sarah Everard


WSJ: Investigators Are Looking Into Cuomo Admin’s Alleged Retaliation Efforts Against His Accusers

An investigation into sexual harassment allegations against New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) is also looking at the role of his top aides, how the governor’s office treated complaints and whether or not the administration made attempts to intimidate Cuomo’s accusers, the Wall Street Journal reported Friday.  [Author: Zoë Richards]
Tags: News, Andrew Cuomo, Sexual Harassment, Wall Street Journal, Cuomo, COVID-19, New York Gov Andrew Cuomo D, Zoë Richards


Current aide says Gov. Andrew Cuomo sexually harassed her, bringing number of accusers to 9

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Spencer Platt/Getty Images A current employee for New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo came forward to accuse him of sexual harassment. The aide, Alyssa McGrath, told the New York Times that Cuomo made suggestive comments to her. Cuomo "fostered an unusual work triangle with her and her friend," another accuser, The Times said. See more stories on Insider's business page. A ninth woman has come forward to accuse New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo of sexual harassment, the New...
Tags: Post, Florida, Politics, New York, Washington Post, Trends, New York Times, The Times, Breaking News, Times, Andrew Cuomo, Sexual Harassment, Albany, Mcgrath, Clinton, Cuomo


Barriers to justice: 'We are still governed by the idea that women lie about sexual assault'

So few victim-survivors report to police, even fewer make it to court. What are the obstacles and where is reform required?Sexual assault occurs at every level of Australian society, from homes, schools, to workplaces and even, allegedly, the houses of parliament. Recent events have made it explicitly clear that rape culture is still a dangerous daily reality for women all across the country.And yet justice remains elusive for the vast majority of victim-survivors. Measurements are complex but t...
Tags: Gender, Australia, Australia news, Australian education, Sexual Harassment, Rape and sexual assault, Law (Australia


Why Andrew Cuomo probably isn't leaving anytime soon

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo leaves Mount Neboh Baptist Church in Harlem after receiving the Johnson & Johnson vaccine there. Lev Radin/Pacific Press/LightRocket via Getty Images New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is trying to wait out the multiple scandals facing him. He won't rule out seeking a fourth term, which eluded his late father, former Gov. Mario Cuomo. The governor is relying on strong support among Black voters and a $16.8 million campaign war chest. See more stories on Insider's...
Tags: Politics, New York, Congress, New York City, US, Trends, Analysis, Mario, Bronx, Andrew Cuomo, Yankees, Sexual Harassment, Long Island, Black, Harlem, Cuomo


Kellen Winslow Jr. Victim Sues Former NFL Star for Sexually Harassing & Terrorizing Her at Gym

An elderly woman who accused Kellen Winslow Jr. of sexual misconduct is now suing the former NFL star, claiming that he sexually harassed and terrorized her with a number of disgusting acts at a gym back in 2019. This comes just weeks after Winslow was sentenced to 14 years in prison for rapes and other sexual offenses against several women in Southern California. TMZ reports: The woman — who was 77 years old at the time of the incident — just filed the civil suit last month … laying out in grap...
Tags: Celebs, California, Sports, Cleveland Browns, NFL, Lawsuits, Pop Culture, Jazz, Elderly, Sexual Harassment, Southern California, Winslow, NFL Star, Kellen Winslow Jr, Southern California TMZ, Crunch Carlsbad


Berlin Volksbühne theatre director resigns over harassment claims

Klaus Dörr steps down with immediate effect after accusations including humiliating older actorsThe director of Berlin’s Volksbühne theatre has resigned after allegations of sexual harassment and the humiliating treatment of older female actors.The theatre said that Klaus Dörr would give up his post with immediate effect, after the intervention of Berlin’s culture senator Klaus Lederer, whose office also confirmed the decision. Continue reading...
Tags: Europe, Gender, Germany, Berlin, Theatre, Culture, Stage, Sexual Harassment, Klaus Lederer, Berlin Volksbühne, Klaus Dörr


Cuomo made suggestive remarks about size of his hands, accuser says

Charlotte Bennett meets sexual harassment investigatorsYear of living dangerously: how Cuomo fell from graceAs New York governor Andrew Cuomo tried to focus on work on Monday, one of his sexual harassment accusers met for more than four hours with investigators working for the state attorney general. Related: Cuomo vaccine tsar's pleas to support governor raise ethical concerns – reports Continue reading...
Tags: New York, US news, Democrats, US politics, Andrew Cuomo, Sexual Harassment, Cuomo, Charlotte Bennett



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