EU too? Lawmakers denounce harassment in Brussels

/ Oct 26, 2017

EU too? Lawmakers denounce harassment in Brussels

EU lawmakers accused their own parliament on Wednesday of failing to protect staff from sexual harassment, as allegations of abuse in the wake of the Harvey Weinstein case have raised questions over standards also in Brussels' institutions. Debating an emergency motion calling on authorities to ...

#ExposeYourPig: French women name and shame harassers

/ Oct 22, 2017

#ExposeYourPig: French women name and shame harassers

French women have taken to social media to share tales of sexual harassment with the name-and-shame hashtag #BalanceTonPorc ("expose your pig"). The initiative, launched by a French journalist who lives in New York, follows the American #MeToo campaign, in which tens of thousands of women ...

Sperm counts falling sharply in West

/ Jul 27, 2017

Sperm counts falling sharply in West

Sperm counts in men from America, Europe, Australia and New Zealand have dropped by more than 50 percent in less than 40 years, researchers said on Tuesday. They also said the rate of decline is not slowing. Both findings — in a meta-analysis bringing together ...