Workplace bullying
Workplace bullying occurs when an employee experiences a persistent pattern of mistreatment from others in the workplace that causes harm. This form of bullying can include such tactics as verbal, non...
Surveillance footage saves student from false rape accusations
Prosecutors will no longer go after a college student who was accused of rape, after surveillance footage seems to clear the 20-year-old. University of Southern California student Armaan Premjee was a...
Fox News drops Bill O'Reilly in wake of harassment allegations
Fox News is cutting ties with Bill O’Reilly, the biggest star in its 20-year history, after mounting allegations of sexual harassment and inappropriate behavior prompted the network to end his program...
James R. Clapper Lies In Front Of Senate About NSA Spying On Americans.
S. Hrg. 113-89. (Mar. 12, 2013). Testimony of NSA Director Eric R. Clapper, Current and Projected National Security Threats to the United States. Hearing bef...
Narcissistic Boss: How to Decide When and If to Quit
This expert-prepared flow chart will help you make the very complicated decision about how to handle your narcissistic boss much easier!
French female ministers decry sexual harassment
Seventeen women who have served as ministers in France issue a strongly worded declaration saying they will no longer be silent about sexual harassment in politics.
Britney Spears Just Wants A Hot Nerd With 'A Really Big Penis,' OK?
There are some times in life where you've just got to ask for what you want. This is one of those times. During a performance of the Piece of Me show at Planet Hollywood on Sunday night, Britney Spear...
Narcissistic Leaders: The Incredible Pros, the Inevitable Cons
Many leaders dominating business today have what psychoanalysts call a narcissistic personality. That’s good news for companies that need passion and daring to break new ground. But even productive na...
Frank Sinatra Was ‘A Good Drug Dealer' Says Drug Lord Pablo Escobar’s Son
Sebastian Marroquin, pictured, claimed that legendary singer Frank Sinatra was a secret business partner with his late father and Colombian drug cartel leader Pablo Escobar. Sebastian Marroquín descri...
Study: Stress At Work Is Shortening Your Life
Researchers found that unhealthy workplaces can affect mortality. There is a life-expectancy gap in America. One report, using actuarial data, found that white-collar workers live longer than blue-col...
Nearly 90 Percent Of People Killed In Recent Drone Strikes Were Not The Target
Documents detailing a special operations campaign in northeastern Afghanistan, Operation Haymaker, show that between January 2012 and February 2013, U.S. special operations airstrikes killed more than...
Statues Of Whistleblowers Edward Snowden, Julian Assange, Bradley Manning Unveiled in Berlin, Germany
In an art installation dubbed “Anything to Say?,” bronze sculptures of whistleblowers Edward Snowden, Julian Assange, and Bradley Manning have been unveiled on Friday in central Berlin. The statues of...
Ex-CFO who slammed Chick-fil-A now on foodstamps
Things haven't gone too well for the former CFO who criticized Chick-fil-A in a video he posted on YouTube. Unable to find lasting work, 37-year-old Adam Smith is living on food stamps with his wife a...
Bullying in academia
Bullying in academia is workplace bullying of scholars and staff in academia, especially places of higher education such as colleges and universities. It is believed to be common, although has not rec...
Bullying in medicine
Bullying in the medical profession is common, particularly of student or trainee doctors. It is thought that this is at least in part an outcome of conservative traditional hierarchical structures and...
Bullying in nursing
The nursing organisation workplace has been identified as one in which workplace bullying occurs quite frequently. It is thought that relational aggression (psychological aspects of bullying such as g...
Bullying in teaching
School teachers are commonly the subject of bullying but they are also sometimes the originators of bullying within a school environment.
Comprehensive research carried out in the UK found that te...
Workplace incivility
Workplace incivility has been defined as low-intensity deviant behavior with ambiguous intent to harm the target. Uncivil behaviors are characteristically rude and discourteous, displaying a lack of r...
Harassment in the United Kingdom
Harassment is a topic which, in the past couple of decades, has been taken increasingly seriously in the United Kingdom, and has been the subject of a number of pieces of legislation.
Though racia...
UK employment discrimination law
United Kingdom employment equality law is a body of law which legislates against prejudice-based actions in the workplace. As an integral part of UK labour law it is unlawful to discriminate against a...
Victimisation
Victimisation (or victimization) is the process of being victimised or becoming a victim. Research that studies the process, rates, incidence, and prevalence of victimisation falls under the body of v...
Narcissistic Boss: How to Decide When and If to Quit
This expert-prepared flow chart will help you make the very complicated decision about how to handle your narcissistic boss much easier!
Toxic workplace
A toxic workplace is a workplace that is marked by significant drama and infighting, where personal battles often harm productivity. Toxic workplaces are often considered the result of toxic employees...
Sex Discrimination Act 1975
The Sex Discrimination Act 1975 (c. 65) is an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom which protected men and women from discrimination on the grounds of sex or marital status. The Act concerned e...
Workplace violence
Workplace violence or occupational violence refers to violence, usually in the form of physical abuse or threat, that creates a risk to the health and safety of an employee or multiple employees.
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Britney Spears Just Wants A Hot Nerd With 'A Really Big Penis,' OK?
There are some times in life where you've just got to ask for what you want. This is one of those times. During a performance of the Piece of Me show at Planet Hollywood on Sunday night, Britney Spear...
Sexual harassment
Sexual harassment is bullying or coercion of a sexual nature, or the unwelcome or inappropriate promise of rewards in exchange for sexual favors. In most modern legal contexts, sexual harassment is il...
Moving the goalposts
Moving the goalposts (or shifting the goalposts) is a metaphor, derived from association football or other games, that means to change the criterion (goal) of a process or competition while still in p...