Thursday, October 09, 2014
By Sarah Gonzalez : Reporter, WNYC/NJPR
Tuesday, January 14, 2014
“Harrassers and people who threaten women will try to harass women in a way they think they can get away with," says Amanda Hess, freelance writer and contributor to Slate. She discusses her new piece in Pacific Standard, "Why Women Aren't Welcome on the Internet."
Thursday, November 07, 2013
This month, ESPN reported that Miami Dolphins player Jonathan Martin had left the team after allegedly enduring repeated incidents of harassment and bullying by teammates. Martin was reportedly not the only victim. Richie Incognito, Martin's teammate, was fingered as the ringleader of these incidents. Today The Takeaway explores the culture of the NFL locker room with Wade Davis, a retired NFL player.
Tuesday, August 13, 2013
Wednesday, April 10, 2013
By Sijin Choi
Many teenagers see derogatory, sexual references like slut, whore and ho made by and about our peers on a near-daily basis in our Facebook, Twitter and Instagram feeds. But how do we react? Do we laugh it off and comment, like the majority of the populace? Or do we stick up for our buddies, risking our own image and likability? Until last week, my answer was the first of the two: I embraced complacency.
Wednesday, March 06, 2013
By Reema Khrais
As the hazing scandal at Bronx Science continues to rattle the school, students told SchoolBook that they don't consider bullying a problem but they had heard of incidents among athletes. The school's athletic director and two track coaches were suspended Tuesday.