Sexual Harassment

McDonald's

Dozens of Workers Have Filed Sexual Harassment Lawsuits Against McDonald's

Roughly 40 percent of women working in the fast-food industry report being sexually harassed at work.

Women 'Stood Up'; Now It's Time for Men and Companies to Follow

#MeToo taught women that there's strength in numbers. Those numbers will rise if women's male co-workers and employers also get on board.

Google Faces New Internal Protest Over Forced Arbitration

A group of Google workers wants the right to sue the company over workplace harassment and discrimination claims.

Google Sued for Allegedly Covering Up Sexual Misconduct Allegations

A shareholder said Alphabet's board of directions were directly involved.

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'Tonight, We Stand Here, and It Feels Like We're Finally Winning,' Say Sexual Abuse Survivors in Inspiring Speeches at ESPY Awards

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