sexual harassment

Dov Charney Ousted for 'Alleged Misconduct'

American Apparel founder pushes one controversy too far.

06/19/2014
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The racy clothing retailer American Apparel has finally ousted controvertial founder, Dov Charney after an ongoing investigation into "alleged misconduct."

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Filner Quits As San Diego Mayor

08/26/2013
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San Diego Mayor Bob Filner resigned amid allegations of sexual misconduct and a sexual harassment lawsuit, according to Reuters.

Shelly The Survivor

Political skills, not iron fist, seen keeping speaker in power after scandal.

05/22/2013
Assistant Managing Editor

Tuesday seemed like any other day for Sheldon Silver as he went about his business in Albany, announcing the Assembly’s passage of the DREAM Act, to increase access to college financial aid for immigrant students.

Silver: A political mastermind who keeps his conference members happy.

Katsav Rape Conviction Hailed as Watershed Moment

01/03/2011
JTA

TEL AVIV (JTA) -- For years it was considered an open secret in Israeli political and media circles that Moshe Katsav had a habit of sexually harassing women who worked for him.

In a nation at arms with a decidedly machismo bent, sexual encounters between powerful male politicians and military officers and their female staff often were seen as a perk of the job and such behavior quietly was accepted as part of the culture, if unhappily by many women.

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