- Peter Martins, the head of New York City Ballet, is taking a temporary leave of absence from the company amid sexual harassment and assault allegations.
Several female massage therapists say they were harassed by Michael Sutherland, a Vancouver Island University student who is at the centre of a human rights complaint relating to his fetish. Numerous complaints about the man have been made to the police over the past six years, but no criminal charges have been laid.
- Vice under scrutiny for culture of sexual harassment and “boys club” culture.
- A trans-identified male who played in professional volleyball in Europe is now playing for women’s teams, hailed as the “first transgender volleyball player” in Brazil’s top league.
- Two men 26-year-old men who gave two 14-year-old girls alcohol and amphetamines before raping them have reportedly been spared jail after it was deemed “consensual.”