Tuesday, April 1, 2008

Recent Sexual Harassment News

In the New York Times:

An immigration agent demands sex from a Colombian immigrant. He tells her: "I want sex...You get your green card." An Agent, a Green Card, and a Demand for Sex.

Mexico City begins running women-only buses to allow women an option to ride public transportation without being groped and stared at by men. Martha Lucia Micher Camerena, the director general of the Institute of Women in Mexico City says: "This is not against men...And it's also for men because it protects their daughters, sisters, and mothers." On Single Sex Buses, Relief from Unwanted Contact.