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#NZ This is a long thread on the issue of harassment & threats made against #WomenInLeadership, primarily #WomenInPolitics.

⬇️ Reviews incidents over time, highlights the danger & escalation of #misogyny & the real life consequences on the personal & our democratic institutions.
This thread is being woven, the week Michael Cruickshank was sentenced to jail in #NZ for threatening to blow our #WomanPrimeMinister’s head off & to “..wipe you off this f---planet”- Also arrested this week Richard Sivell who has allegedly been posting threatening messages.
Here you can take a look at #OnlineAbuse ~ ⬇️ is a really useful article by @shesource & @WMCLive that names online hostile behaviour, how it is that #Women are targeted, & explains why “online harassment exists on a continuum with offline violence”

womensmediacenter.com/speech-project…
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Daily Bookmarks to GAVNet 02/06/2022 greeneracresvaluenetwork.wordpress.com/2022/02/06/dai…
American alligators are capable of West Nile virus amplification, mosquito infection and transmission
sciencedirect.com/science/articl…
#WestNile, #VirusAmplification, #MosquitoInfection, #AmericanAlligators
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#SupremeCourt will shortly continue the final hearing in a plea by a woman district judge who resigned from service after alleging sexual harassment by a High Court judge.

#SexualHarassment
A Bench of Justices Nageswara Rao and BR Gavai had heard arguments on the reinstatement of the woman Additional District Judge (ADJ) last Thursday. To continue today 👇🏼

Solicitor General Tushar Mehta: at the outset, I must point out- I have not recieved any instructions from the High Court. The submissions which I make are my submissions which I feel to be duty bound.

#SupremeCourt #SexualHarassment
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While we’re on the topic of #sexualabuse #statutoryrape #sexualharassment #exploitation @Naina1231 has shared the following resources for survivors and their loved ones:
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Harrowing 2 read these stories of #sexualharassment & #sexualabuse of students including #minors in the #Kathak world by renowned gurus & how it’s been an #opensecret all along. A thread 1/n
Thank you to my instructor Naina Green 4 being the voice of courage & integrity. Here’s her IG post re: #birjumaharaj followed by screenshots.
Further down I'll be sharing screenshots of #survivors accounts of abuse. 2/n

instagram.com/p/CY4SyaDpEZS/…
3/n
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Ahead of me joining the @BeTheRipple2020 Creating Safe Spaces for women at work panel discussion, I spent yesterday analysing data from @WeAreSpeakOut on workplace #SexualHarassment and the route to resolution for female employees.
It's disappointing...
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Reports made to the Speak Out survey at speakoutrevolution.co.uk/the-speak-out-… indicate 71% of women at work did not formally report their sexual harassment to their organisation.
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Reports made to the Speak Out survey at speakoutrevolution.co.uk/the-speak-out-… indicate only 7% of women at work saw a full resolution of their #SexualHarassment when reporting to their organisation.
#MeToo
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Hi #fundraisingtwitter. Some people seem confused as to why I, and may others, consider Mr. Ahern's comments and sessions offensive. I've had some genuine questions, so let me do my best to explain here.
Last month a conference called "Inspire Webinar Series" came out featuring a series of fundraising "legends". @_David_Lacey rightfully pointed out that 19 of the 22 panelists were white men. It was called out on Twitter and LinkedIn for being insulting.
Some speakers like @ToastFundraiser upon learning this stepped down. Instead of following suit, Tom Ahern wrote this post that included the words "In half a decade or less, the same worth of "listening-to" speakers won't be male or white." He also told everyone "F U" at the end
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1/ Thread on the endemic nature of sexual assault & harassment in our society.

It's taken me a few days to muster the courage to share my personal experiences, but I feel strongly that women's voices need too be heard.

The full article is here: madeleinakay.com/endemic-sexual…
2/ When I was 14, I was attacked by a naked man on a beach in Norfolk. I had gone to the beach alone to do some sketching. He chased me down, threw me around & groped me. As I ran away he stood wanking himself, screaming “Fuck me, Bitch!”.
3/ When I was campaigning, an older male activist developed an obsession with me. At events he would greet me by grabbing both my arms & kissing me on the lips. He would follow me around everywhere and try to stand or sit as close to me as possible. He put his hands on my legs...
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Happy #InternationalWomenDay! Today #CFWIJ pays tribute to women journalists around the world, who continue to speak truth to power despite being persecuted through #threats, #harassment, and #imprisonment. #IWDwithCFWIJ
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In 2020, #CFWIJ recorded 716 acts of persecution against women journalists across 92 countries. In the first two months of 2021 alone, we have catalogued 157 cases. #IWDwithCFWIJ
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On #InternationalWomenDay, it is only appropriate we begin with @LoujainAlHathloul, who continued to persevere and today walks free, despite all the attempts by the state of #SaudiArabia to silence her. #IWDwithCFWIJ
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Supreme Court bench led by Justice Sanjay Kishan Kaul to take up the suo motu case initiated following allegations of sexual harassment against the 46th Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi in 2019 today
#SupremeCourt
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Former Supreme Court judge, Justice AK Patnaik was given the charge to look into the allegations made by a lawyer Utsav Bains stating that there was a larger conspiracy against Gogoi
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The detailed 40 page report was submitted by Justice Patnaik in October, 2019. The contents of the report are likely to be taken up for hearing today.
#SupremeCourt
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A Delhi Court will today give its verdict in the defamation case filed by MJ Akbar against #Metoo whistleblower, Priya Ramani.

Order will be pronounced by Judge Ravindra Kumar Pandey in the physical presence of parties at 2pm.

@mjakbar

#MJAkbar #PriyaRamani
Priya Ramani alleged that in December 1993, #MJAkbar sexually harassed her when she was called to The Oberoi, Mumbai for a job interview.

#PriyaRamani @mjakbar
During the two years of this trial, #PriyaRamani pleaded:

Truth,
Good Faith,
Public Interest,
Public Good

as her defense

#MeToo @IndiaMeToo #MJAkbar @mjakbar
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Excerpt #13 from the live interview with #ShirleySatterfield for #authorlivechatwithfans interview, and we spoke about how #depression affected jobs. Have you faced similar situations?In this series of interview with Shirley,we spoke about various aspects of mental health issues
If you find it useful, save it or send it to those who would benefit from it.

Get the book here amazon.com/dp/035908866X/…

Watch the full interview on #YouTube at
#domesticviolence #mentalillness #healing #childabuse #memoir #cult #ptsd #author
#sexualharassment #cultmembership #hopelessness.
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We believe there’s a story, a purpose and a reason behind why every author chose to write and we aspire to present them to readers, while helping authors brand themselves and find their unique tribe of readers!
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1/ Excerpt #13 from the live interview with #ShirleySatterfield for #authorlivechatwithfans interview, and we spoke about how #depression affected jobs. Have you faced similar situations?
2/ In this series of interview with Shirley, we spoke about various aspects of mental health issues. If you find it useful, save it or send it to those who would benefit from it.

Get the book here amazon.com/dp/035908866X/…
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Sex shop #HoneyBirdette’s @malechampions-led landlords have responded to our Crossed Off list with more spin - via @Mumbrellanews ⬇️

mumbrella.com.au/shopping-centr…
We named @WestfieldAU @stockland @LendleaseGroup @vicinitycentres @Unisuper @ampCapital @dexus @mirvac @JLL @TheGPTGroup as corporates to steer clear of this Christmas for facilitating #sexualharassment by hosting #HoneyBirdette’s floor to ceiling pornified window displays.
.@LendleaseGroup responded to @mumbrellanews: ‘When it comes to advertising in our centres, we take all of our customers’ feedback seriously and always pass it on to our retailers.’
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#16DaysOfActivism - Day 2: Learning small things to act against #GBV #SGBV
#16Days #OrangeTheWorld
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1. Learn commonly used terms that any gender equality activist should have in their vocabulary toolkit. unwo.men/9OjN30rkVLB
For #16Days and beyond! #OrangeTheWorld @UN_Women @16DaysCampaign
2. Let’s flip the narrative that places blame on victims and use the power of language in service of survivors, not perpetrators.
And call out journals, publications, reports, etc. doing otherwise.
#16daysOfActivism against #GBV #SGBV
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"We’ve heard of gaps in pay, lack of promotion, stolen ideas, retaliation for challenging male colleagues, sexualization of learning materials, sexual assault — the list goes on. A common thread is fear of retaliation...#sexual" statnews.com/2020/10/21/map… via @statnews
#sexualharassment & #genderbias are real and pervasive in medicine

Even among organizations that claim to be committed to change.

medium.com/@equitynowatmo…
What is the solution?

1. Clear standards
2. Clear reporting mechanisms
3. Independent data collection & publication
4. Doing the work to address toxic leadership & culture. It isn't easy but without concerted effort, there will be no change.
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Hey @diggersndealers -

The Exchange Hotel is using your name in its porn-themed sexual entertainment promo.

Do you endorse this?

#sexism #genderequality #sexualharassment #diggersndealers
Reflecting on prevailing #sexism and gender inequality in the resources sector at #diggersndealers forum, @FortescueNews FMG CFO Elizabeth Gaines spoke out against having work gatherings at skimpy bars:

‘I don't know of many women who want to walk into that environment.’
Gaines said

‘You’ve got to have venues that are far more appropriate ... and actually reflective of society as a whole. Not #objectification of one part of society, and the other part of society looking on.’

#diggersndealers #sexism @FortescueNews #sexualharassment
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Hey Steve McCann @LendleaseGroup,

You’re a @malechampions.

Have you read this great report on disrupting #sexualharassment in the workplace?
Why is @LendleaseGroup fuelling sexism + aiding workplace #sexualharassment by allowing sex shop #HoneyBirdette’s porn-themed window displays in its shopping centres?

Images like this one-a headless women in transparent underwear which reveal bare genitals.

@malechampions
.@LendleaseGroup is even inviting kids to take part in augmented reality fun -right outside the sex shop & its BDSM/orgy themed window displays.

How does this fit in with your @malechampions goals to ensure your workplaces are ‘safe, respectful & inclusive’ Steve? #honeybirdette
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Thank you @malechampions for your significant and important report addressing sexual harassment in the workplace. #sexualharassment #workplacesafety
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۱ - اسد عمر صاحب کو جس پیٹیشن پر اعتراض ہورہا ہے کہ اس میں تحریک انصاف کو سیاسی طور پر نشانہ بنایا گیا ہے اور مالک بھی ہاں ہاں کررہے ہیں ، تو یہ الزام تو تحریک انصاف پر خود شیریں مزاری صاحبہ نے لگایا ہے
#Journalists #Pakistan
#SexualHarassment #MeToo

dawn.com/news/752171/sh…
۲ - اسد عمر صاحب کو جس پیٹیشن پر اعتراض ہورہا ہے کہ اس میں تحریک انصاف کو سیاسی طور پر نشانہ بنایا گیا ہے اور مالک بھی ہاں ہاں کررہے ہیں ، تو یہ الزام تو تحریک انصاف پر خود شیریں مزاری صاحبہ نے لگایا ہے
#Journalists #Pakistan
#SexualHarassment #MeToo
dawn.com/news/752171/sh…
Why Mr Asad Umar complains ?

Ms Fa’reeha Idrees lodged a complaint with Mr Imran Khan that #PTI ‘s Social Media Team abuse & troll Journalists , particularly #Women Anchors #Sexist #Woman #Journalists #Pakistan #SexualHarassment #MeToo

   #PressFreedom #FreedomOfSpeech
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【日英対訳】宇佐崎しろ氏「アクタージュ読者の皆様へ」Translation of Usazaki Shiro's statement: "To the readers of #ActAge,"|2020.8.24| @tkatsumi06j #note note.com/tkatsumi06j/n/… Now with bilingual introduction to add some context. #MeToo #WeToo #GropingIsSexualAssault
In translating this statement I took special care in the use of terminology that relate to sexual violence. As a professional translator and #HeForShe activist, I was particularly alarmed by the amateur translation of "強制わいせつ" as 'sexual harassment'. This is outright wrong.
By law, the definition of "強制わいせつ" is Forcible Indecency which is forcible enactment of sexually indecent acts against a person who is not under the age of 13. This is equivalent to sexual assault but NOT sexual harassment.
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@ibcurdu خواتین صحافیوں کے ساتھ کس طرح ادارہ جاتی سطح پر جنسی بنیادوں پر ٹرولنگ کروائی جا رہی ہے ۔ IBC اردو کی میزبان بتول راجپوت
@batulrajpoot
کے ساتھ گفتگو میں معروف صحافی عاصمہ شیرازی @asmashirazi نے بتایا کہ انہیں کیسے ہراساں کیا گیا۔

youtube.com/c/IBCTVPAKISTAN
How the #Women #Journalists are Harassed & Trolled in #Pakistan !
@ibcurdu discussed @batulrajpoot

With @asmashirazi

youtube.com/c/IBCTVPAKISTAN

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بعض مسائل سیاست سے بالاتر ہیں مثلا” عورتیں ، بچے اور بوڑھے اور ان پر ہرگز سیاست نہیں ہونی چاہیے کہ نبی کریم (صلعم) نے فرمایا کہ “عورتوں کے معاملے میں اللہ سے ڈرو (ابن ماجہ) عورتوں کیساتھ نرمی سے پیش آؤ (ریاض الصالحین و مسلم) بچوں اور بوڑھوں سے نرمی کرو (مسلم)

#Women
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This is just all kinds of wrong. This man should not be getting money. He should be barred from teaching anywhere. #SexualHarassment This man hurt people. A lot of people.
cbc.ca/news/canada/ma…
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#harassment #sexualharassment #catcalling #thread
Don’t know what “men” (yeah, in quotes bc it’s laughable) think, but the vast majority of women don’t want to be honked at by randos. We don’t find it cute, flattering, or fun. It’s mostly annoying af and sometimes scary.
Silver lining? After 30 years of dealing with your bs entitlement to my existence, at least I’m not dealing with it as a 10yr old anymore... fuck ya’ll. P.S. if you’re thinking #notallmen, you’re probably sexually harassing someone or thinking of calling me a fat bitch. #tiredass
I think I was probably 7 or 8 when I first noticed men (20-70 years old) thinking it was ok to invade my space with the drive by kiss, tongue flick, catcall, letting me know the firmness of their dicks, hugs that lasted to long, hands on my knee, or asking for my personal info.
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