Saturday, May 23, 2015
          

Decoding The Personality Of Workplace Bullies

Posted in Bullying

Fastcompany.com 5/6/2015

"... Most offices have a bully: a person who is pushy and manipulative, and happy to terrorize and harass employees. These people are often quite dominant and socially skilled, and their main purpose is to bring others down in order to gain more status. It has been estimated that 20% of employees experience bullying on a regular basis, and this is mostly based on reported cases. ..."

Read the entire article: http://www.fastcompany.com/3045834/decoding-the-personality-of-workplace-bullies 

Gender Bias Claims Rejected In Sexual Misconduct Case

Posted in Sexual Abuse

Newyorklawjournal.com 5/6/2015

"...Southern District Judge Jesse Furman granted Columbia's motion to dismiss a Title IX claim brought by a student who alleged biased proceedings and prejudice against men led to his suspension for a nonconsensual sexual encounter he insisted was consensual. ..."

Read the entire article: http://www.newyorklawjournal.com/id=1202724417306/Gender-Bias-Claims-Rejected-in-Sexual-Misconduct-Case 



The Disappearing College Male

Posted in Education

Forbes.com 5/6/2015

"... But little attention is given to the quantitatively vastly more important reason why the proportion of Americans with degrees is not growing faster: the substantial underrepresentation of men on college campuses. For every four women graduating from four year colleges, there are only three men. If males graduated from college in the same proportion as women, there would be about 14 percent more college graduates each year. ..."

Read the entire article: http://www.forbes.com/sites/ccap/2015/05/04/the-disappearing-college-male/ 

Study Author Of ‘1 In 5’ Number On The Difficulty Of Arriving At A National Campus Rape Stat

Posted in Sexual Abuse

Scpr.org 5/6/2015

"... Campus sexual violence has garnered unprecedented national attention in the last few years. While sexual assault on campus is a serious problem, there’s been widespread disagreement between sexual violence prevention advocates and critics on how prevalent the issue really is. ..."

Read the entire article: http://www.scpr.org/programs/airtalk/2015/05/04/42689/study-author-of-1-in-5-number-on-the-difficulty-of/ 

Mothers Speak Up For Their Sons – And Enrage Hardline Feminists

Posted in Gender Issues

Conservativewoman.co.uk 5/6/2015

"...Surely it must be obvious that women cannot be fully equal in the wider society and at work if they are also expected to be the parents who take care of children most of the time? Unless men are fully equal as parents, it will always remain impossible for women to be fully equal in the world.”..."

Read the entire article: http://conservativewoman.co.uk/leslie-loftis-mothers-speak-sons-enrage-hardline-feminists/ 

Month Puts Spotlight On Mental Health

Posted in Mental Health

Columbustelegram.com 5/5/2015

"... This year’s theme for May is Mental Health Month — calls attention to the importance addressing mental health symptoms early, identifying potential underlying diseases, and planning an appropriate course of action on a path towards overall health. ..."

Read the entire article: http://columbustelegram.com/news/local/month-puts-spotlight-on-mental-health/article_2d1b5be2-707e-56e9-95e5-4040311821d2.html