What’s Current: New survey reveals that over half of Canadian women have been sexually harassed at work

What’s Current is Feminist Current’s daily news roundup.

  • A new survey reveals that over half of Canadian women have been sexually harassed by men at their workplaces.
  • Men are very unhappy to learn that women do not enjoy dating them.
  • A Canadian court found Aden Savoie’s boyfriend guilty of assaulting her in a vicious attack, but declined to punish him out of concern that it would “hamper his plans” to pursue a career as an actuary. “I don’t understand why my future wasn’t the priority in the situation. I’m still living with this every day,” Savoie said.
  • Three women who accused Donald Trump of sexual harassment held a press conference today demanding Congress hold him accountable.
  • Chef Mario Batali, who owns several restaurants and hosts an ABC daytime show, has stepped away from those roles after four women accused him of sexual assault.
  • Josh Homme, frontman for Queens of the Stone Age, kicked a female photographer in the head at a recent concert. He has since apologized.
Natasha Chart
Natasha Chart

Natasha Chart is an online organizer and feminist living in the United States. She does not recant her heresy.

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