Choking, Harassing, and Loofahs: Women’s Allegations Against Bill O’Reilly Piled Up for Years Before His Demise. A confluence of advertiser boycotts and newly unearthed sexual-harassment cases brought him down—but his troubling alleged behavior towards women has gone on for decades.
Bill O’Reilly is done at Fox News. In Mexico, a man was cleared of raping a 17-year-old girl because he acted without ‘carnal intent’ A child takes part in a rally against violence toward women during International Women's Day in Mexico City on March 8.
(Carlos Jasso/Reuters) For months after he learned in 2015 that his 17-year-old daughter was kidnapped outside a club and raped by some of her former classmates, Javier Fernández said, he refused to go to the police. That's not to say he didn't want justice. It's all the single father wanted for Daphne, his youngest child. “I wanted to kill them all,” he told a New Yorker writer last year. Week2 Creed MonstrousFeminine. Room Full Of Men Decides Fate Of Women's Health Care. Why Do So Many Incompetent Men Become Leaders? There are three popular explanations for the clear under-representation of women in management, namely: (1) they are not capable; (2) they are not interested; (3) they are both interested and capable but unable to break the glass-ceiling: an invisible career barrier, based on prejudiced stereotypes, that prevents women from accessing the ranks of power.
Conservatives and chauvinists tend to endorse the first; liberals and feminists prefer the third; and those somewhere in the middle are usually drawn to the second. I Am a Restaurant Owner. Why Aren’t My Peers As Disgusted By Sexism As I Am? Bikini model punches creepy TV host live on-air after he gropes her. We tested Apple's Siri, Amazon Echo's Alexa, Microsoft's Cortana, and Google's Google Home to see which personal assistant bots stand up for themselves in the face of sexual harassment — Quartz. Women have been made into servants once again.
Watch this woman get sweet revenge on the jerks who catcalled her. Sadly, catcalling is something that almost always goes unpunished.
Well, almost. In London recently, a female cyclist was harassed by a driver while they were stopped at an intersection. But instead of letting the offense go, the girl decided to get sweet revenge – by ripping out the man’s side mirror! The following clip shows the woman getting into a verbal altercation with the said driver. No Turning Back? First Woman Makes Army’s Elite 75th Ranger Regiment, Big Step For Women in Combat. One woman just made it that much harder for anyone to argue women don't belong in America's most elite combat positions.
History has been made. The U.S. Army’s 75th Ranger Regiment has become the first special operations unit to have a woman meet the standards of its selection course. Why She's Suing Fox News. Two months later, Tantaros requested another sit-down with Bill Shine to discuss the harassment, the hostile work environment at Fox, and what she believed to be the retaliation she was suffering for her complaints.
Shine said he'd look into it, and a few days later they met again. This time, she says, Shine held up a magazine with Ailes on the cover. According to her complaint, he told Tantaros that the Fox CEO was "a very powerful man" and that she "needed to let this one go. " (Despite multiple requests, Fox News would not make available Shine, Briganti, or any other representative to comment on the record for this story.) Bill Shine. Amber Heard Was the Perfect 'Victim'—and Perfect Still Isn't Good Enough. Photo Credit: Tinseltown / Shutterstock.com If the internet loves a “perfect response,” Amber Heard has certainly delivered.
After receiving a $7 million divorce settlement from Johnny Depp, her ex-husband who she alleges abused her throughout the course of their volatile three-year relationship, the 30-year-old actress donated the sum to charity. A portion of the proceeds will go to a branch of the American Civil Liberties Union that combats violence against women, while the rest will be donated to Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, where Heard has been a volunteer for more than a decade. A Revolution Has Started Against Rapists in Ukraine and Russia. One woman spoke out on Facebook about the sexual abuse she suffered.
Almost 200,000 women—and men—came forward to express support and tell their stories. KIEV — It all began from one personal story about sexual harassment told by a Ukrainian, whose beauty may have played a part. Nastya Melnychenko’s almond-shaped eyes seem to appraise and challenge the readers of her Facebook page. And there, earlier this year, Melnychenko was the first woman publicly to declare in Ukraine a story whose outlines are, in fact, all too common. Ohio girl wins statewide masonry contest — but third-place boy will take her place in national event. An Ohio teenager who won a gold medal in a statewide masonry competition — and the first girl to win the top prize — found out on Facebook that she won’t be allowed to compete at a national leadership and skills conference.
Shania Clifford saw a social media post by the boy who won third prize at the SkillsUSA Ohio masonry competition announcing that he would be competing next week at the national level, reported the Columbus Dispatch. The superintendent for Scioto County Career Technical Center, where Clifford just completed her junior year, asked officials with SkillsUSA for an explanation but was given only a vague response. “The scores were inappropriately put in,” an official told the superintendent. Why Is Society So Scared of Teenage Girls? “I’d rather do anything than treat teenage girls,” a psychologist friend once told me.
He said that teenage girls couldn’t be trusted, that they would pretend to be your friend and then stab you in the back, even if you were their shrink. There was something about the teenage girl that was just too much, seductive and repulsive all at once. They were beyond the understanding of medical science, even, as if their angst defied the laws of physics and chemistry. ‘I’m f*cking sick of this’: Indiana bar owner boots sexist customer with epic smackdown. The countries with the most women in their legislatures, in one map. This International Women's Day, there's still a massive gap between countries when it comes to the number of women in their national legislatures — a 64 percentage point gap, to be precise. According to the World Bank, Rwanda is ahead of the rest of the world, with women making up 64 percent of its legislature.
Bolivia is second at 53 percent, making it the only country besides Rwanda with a legislature that's majority women. But one country lagging behind on this issue is the US, where women make up only 19 percent of the national legislature, below the global average of 22.5 percent. The US is far behind many countries — not just Rwanda and Bolivia, but Sweden, Germany, the UK, France, and even Afghanistan, among others. In 2014, women were also a minority in every state legislature in America. But the representation of women in national legislatures is slowly growing, based on data from the World Bank and first published by Broadline: Still, the US still lags behind the average country.
Jennifer Lawrence needs to watch Amy Schumer’s “Last F**kable Day”: This is her ingenue blind spot. In a recent Op-Ed for Lena Dunham’s Lenny Letter, Jennifer Lawrence took an important stand for equal pay in Hollywood. What Politics Looks Like When You Delete Men From The Photos. Elle UK recently published a video showing how few women are in powerful positions around the world. The video is part of Elle’s greater #MoreWomen campaign, and was produced by Alex Holder and Alyssa Boni from RSA films. To make the film, pictures of political gatherings were Photoshopped to remove all men, leaving eerily empty rooms with only a few women.
Huffingtonpost. This chart shows sexist tweets to Megyn Kelly exploding since she questioned Donald Trump. Elite Blue Angels Squadron Gets Its First Female Pilot. U.S. Horrors of Being a Female Chef - NYC Female Chef Stories. Sleater-Kinney hilariously schools “SNL’s” Vanessa Bayer on feminism. What Kim Kardashian Did Versus What Angelina Jolie Did In 2014 (And More) Most Of These People Do The Right Thing, But The Guys At The End? I Wish I Could Yell At Them. Most Of These People Do The Right Thing, But The Guys At The End? I Wish I Could Yell At Them. Greg Abbott: Abortion Clinic Closures Are Manageable 'Inconvenience' For Women. Texas officials filed a memorandum with the U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday in defense of an anti-abortion law that has shut down 80 percent of clinics in the state, arguing that the law is merely a manageable "inconvenience" -- not an undue burden -- to Texas women. Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott (R) and his colleagues wrote in the memo that "the vast majority of Texas residents" still live "within comfortable driving distance (150 miles)" of an abortion provider.
'The List Of Rules For Women' By Jay Smooth Gets Everything Right. Do you feel uncomfortable, yet? Here’s what would happen if geeky girls acted like geeky guys. Married Dude Is Shocked Woman He Sexually Harassed Stands Up To Him, Takes Him Down, & Tapes It All. A Stillborn Child, A Charge of Murder and the Disputed Case Law on ‘Fetal Harm’ Rennie Gibbs’s daughter, Samiya, was a month premature when she simultaneously entered the world and left it, never taking a breath. 57 Women Stoned To Death During Annual Riyadh Fashion Week. RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA—With local organizers and attendees hailing the event as a “major success,” the Saudi Arabian capital Riyadh wrapped up its 10th annual fashion week Friday, a star-studded international showcase of the latest trends during which 57 women were pelted to death by stones.
Science Reporter Emily Graslie Reads Her Mail — And It's Not So Nice : Krulwich Wonders... Missouri Lieutenant Governor calls for grand jury in Maryville rape case. Sorry, Emily Yoffe: Blaming assault on women’s drinking is wrong, dangerous and tired. Sexting, Shame and Suicide. There Once was a 17 Year Old Girl Who Struck Out Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig Back to Back. All-Male Iowa Supreme Court Rules Firing Of Woman For Being Too Attractive Was Legal. Update: Oh Dear God, No. 6 Overused Creepy Sentences That I Wish Always Had These Surprise Endings. Female Foreign Correspondents’ Code of Silence, Finally Broken. Guards detail sexual harassing prison from hell. SPONSORED: Red Lobster: Taking Up The Vanguard In The Fight Against Women In The Workplace. The Rape of Petty Officer Blumer. Former Air Force Recruit Speaks Out About Rape by Her Sergeant at Lackland. When Prostitution Wasn't a Crime: The Fascinating History of Sex Work in America. Police forced prostitutes into brothels.
Violence Against Women Act Held Up by Tribal Land Issue. Hojatoleslam Ali Beheshti, Iran Cleric, Claims He Was Beaten Up By 'Badly Veiled' Woman. How abusers get away with targeting Indian women. A school reveals it has a “Fantasy Slut League” The war on 12-year-old girls. Slutty Feminist = Determining Own Sexuality.
Newsha Tavakolian's creates photos of Iranian women banned from singing for men. It's a Screwed-Up World When Prostituted Women Are Arrested More Often Than the Johns Who Abuse and Kill Them. Lesbian in the city. Girl Gets Revenge on Construction Workers.