Tag: sexual harassment

Petitions with over 21,000 signatures for NUS student seeking stronger deterrents against campus perverts

Singapore – Two petitions were started for the National University of Singapore (NUS) student who was filmed without her consent and knowledge while showering in Eusoff Hall. News of the incident broke out on April 19 and had since made headlines. The punishment for the perpertrator...

Google’s historic 20,000-strong walkout against sexual harassment kicked off at Singapore headquarters

In a protest against Google’s treatment of sexual harassment, at least 20,000 employees of the tech giant walked out on November 1 all over the globe—starting with Google’s Singapore office. Google staff from Berlin, New York, Tokyo, Zurich and London, and other cities participated in...

US Congressmen Accused of Sexual Harassment Must Now Pay for Their Own Settlements 

An unprecedented legal move earlier this year is now forcing congressmen in the United States to pay for settlements in sexual harassment lawsuits. The bill has also made it easier for abuse victims to make their way through the process of filing sexual harassment...

Siloso Beach: Police ask group to delete pictures

The police had to step in and ask a group of men to stop taking photographs of young girls at Siloso Beach, Sentosa, during the Chinese New Year holidays. What was supposed to be a great day turned out to be an unpleasant outing...