Is sexual harassment a pervasive problem in our society today?

Resources used to support "yes"

Sexual harassment is a serious violation of personal rights and institutional values. It's a form of discrimination which has a chilling effect on the learning and work environment. Sexual harassment is unwelcome sexual advances, request for sexual fav ors, and other verbal and/or physical conduct of a sexual nature. In our society today, sexual harassment is a widespread problem and it isn't only against women, like many might assume, but also against men. Sexual harassment is more about power than it is about sex.



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