Fighting Harassment at Every Turn

Fighting Harassment at Every Turn

Harassment comes in many forms. One of our main goals is empowering working women. In 2017, I was encouraged and uplifted by the [#MeToo](https://www.themaven.net/nealegodfrey/nowwhat/_newStory#MeToo) movement. Brave women came out of the shadows and spoke loudly...
Get Out of Jail Free Card

Get Out of Jail Free Card

In the last few months the same story has played over and over, power drunken individuals preying on those in vulnerable positions. Many sports stars have had fame and power suddenly thrust on them (Shaun White) and with that comes unspoken permission for abhorrent...
The Changing Tide of Sexual Harassment

The Changing Tide of Sexual Harassment

Excerpted from USA TODAY by Jessican Guynn SAN FRANCISCO — It’s been more than a quarter century since Paula Coughlin blew the whistle on drunken aviators who sexually assaulted women at the Las Vegas Hilton during the1991 Tailhook convention. But this former...
Men on #MeToo

Men on #MeToo

Reprinted from LeRonBarton.com By LeRon Barton A Black guy and a white guy walk into a bar…. Men of today are feeling the pinch. I hear the talk in the locker rooms, at lunch, or at the bar. “They’re getting everybody! You can’t look at a woman, pay her a compliment,...
Why Taking the #NowWhat Pledge is Important

Why Taking the #NowWhat Pledge is Important

According to the Harvard Business Review, nearly 100 powerful people have been accused of sexual harassment translating to most likely thousands in the every day workplace. Many of the perpetrators have been able to repeat the same offense repeatedly for years because...