, is internationally renowned for his pioneering scholarship and activism on issues of gender, race and violence.He has long been a major figure and thought leader in the growing global movement of men working to promote gender equality and prevent gender violence.
The law lists doctors, landlords, teachers, and others as liable for sexual harassment.A California state senator is hoping to create a new law that would punish sexual harassment by venture capitalists. Hannah-Beth Jackson, a Democrat from Santa Barbara, is introducing a bill this week that would explicitly prohibit sexual harassment by venture capitalists as an amendment to a current civil-rights law.The bill, SB 224, comes in response to accounts from female tech entrepreneurs who have described being sexually harassed while seeking funding from venture capitalists.The bill would amend the law to clarify that consequences exist for investors too and provide protections for entrepreneurs who are harassed."If we want to see the venture capital industry change and an end to sexual harassment of women in technology, we need strong legal protections," Jackson said in a statement. (WDAF) -- A 30-year-old man is charged in Platte County with raping a woman he met on the dating app, Plenty of Fish, in August 2016.