sexual harassment

Activists Discuss How Public Officials Thwart Accountability for Sexual Harassment

May 6, 2018

In part three of our series of conversations about sexual misdeeds in Maryland’s state capital we discuss how the system that is supposed to help women and men who suffer abuse are rigged to protect public officials

Maryland Delegate Speaks Out Against Colleagues Who Harassed Her

Maryland Delegate Speaks Out Against Colleagues Who Harassed Her

April 29, 2018

As the #Metoo movement sweeps the state capital, even elected officials say they endure abuse at the hands of men

Culture of Sexual Harassment Thrives in Democratic Capital

April 25, 2018

In the first installment of the our three part series women who work in Maryland’s state capitol say that leadership does little to protect staff, to curtail unwanted touching and inappropriate comments

Woman Breaks Down After Sharing Her Tale of Sex for Repairs in Public Housing

January 26, 2018

An ongoing Real News investigation into allegations of sexual harassment in Baltimore public housing revealed personal stories of pain and anguish for women trying to survive in a system they say ignores them

Collective Action Key to Fighting Sexual Harassment

November 19, 2017

When women organize to fight back against sexual harassment, they’re more effective and better protected than when they go it alone, says Jacobin’s Alex Press

Harvey Weinstein Hired Israeli Spies to Silence His Victims

November 17, 2017

The disgraced film producer contracted the firm Israeli firm Black Cube to spy on his accusers. Journalist and best-selling author Max Blumenthal says that’s no surprise given Israel’s role as a “leading expert on repression”

Israel Denies Refugee Status to Sudanese

March 20, 2014
David Sheen: Israel is utterly failing its duty to protect the human rights of African asylum seekers

TRNN Replay: African Refugees in Israel

March 19, 2014
David Sheen: Israel is driving African asylum seekers out of the country in record numbers