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What's the cost of being a woman employee of The Ohio State University? An analysis by The Lantern found that men working for the school earn $7,800 more than women when comparing median salary values.

The experience of reporting sexual harassment has changed radically in a few weeks.

Widespread allegations of Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein's sexual misconduct touched off a torrent of other public allegations that are now toppling some powerful figures across many industries.

That list includes NPR's top editor, Michael Oreskes, who was fired last month amid allegations of sexual harassment.

Now, many victims find themselves holding a very loud microphone.

Workplace Harassment and Assault

Nov 3, 2017
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A number of women stepped forward with accusations of sexual misconduct from Hollywood executive Harvey Weinstein of Miramax Films. It's not the first storyline on the subject to emerge from a high-profile industry this year. With sexual assault and gender discrimination scandals also erupting in Silicon Valley and awareness growing nationwide, we look at the prevalence sexual harassment in the workplace.


Workplace Harassment and Assault

Oct 18, 2017
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Last week, a number of women stepped forward with accusations of sexual misconduct from Hollywood executive Harvey Weinstein of Miramax Films. It's not the first storyline on the subject to emerge from a high-profile industry this year. With sexual assault and gender discrimination scandals also erupting in Silicon Valley and awareness growing nationwide, we look at the prevalence sexual harassment in the workplace.

Simon Kenton Council

The Boy Scouts of America announced Wednesday they will allow girls to join the organization. The rollout will be gradual, with Cub Scouts joining girls in the K-5 level next fall, and then integrated into all levels of the program by Fall 2019.

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At the Daddy Daughter Hair Factory, it's O.K. if you know nothing about hair. None of the men here do.

But they're all eager to learn.

Dan Timmermann

On a baseball diamond at Jefferson Elementary School, a handful of kids try out for a local traveling baseball team. One stands out from the rest. A head taller than the others, she pitches left-handed and sends baseballs flying with a smack of the bat.

London Studer is competitive and determined. She's also the only girl on the field.

A New Generation Overthrows Gender

May 2, 2017

Max, age 13, is agender — neither male nor female. When referring to Max, you don't use "he" or "she;" you use "they."

Updated at 10:15 a.m ET Thursday

The U.S. Women's National Hockey Team — the reigning world champions — won't be defending their title this year. They announced Wednesday that they will be boycotting the championships later this month as a protest against USA Hockey, citing stalled negotiations for "fair wages and equitable support" from the organization.

The number of women who edit the popular open-source website Wikipedia is much lower than you might think. A Miami University edit-a-thon seeks to change that by teaching female students and staff how to contribute to the site.

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