According to an article in The New Yorker, four women have accused Eric Schneiderman, New York Attorney General, of physical abuse during romantic encounters, and that they were also verbally threatened and abused.
Spurred on by the viral #MeToo campaign, where people throughout the world volunteered information about their own experiences as victims of sexual abuse and harassment, the Member and Employee Training and Oversight On Congress Act (“MeToo Congress Act”) would be a major overhaul of 1995 sexual harassment laws.
The legendary comedian has been accused by at least 50 women of sexual misconduct including rape, drug-facilitated sexual assault and sexual battery.
But every April, advocacy groups designate Sexual Assault Awareness Month as a time to raise awareness about sexual misconduct and educate the public about its prevention.
A recent helicopter sightseeing tour of New York City turned tragic when the helicopter crash landed in the East River. All 5 passengers were killed in the accident, with only the pilot surviving.
The U.S. Air Force Academy may produce fine aviators for our nation’s defense, but the school came up short in the sexual assault prevention and response program.