280 artists back Albert Schultz’s accusers, ask Soulpepper board to acknowledge ‘harm’

280 artists back Albert Schultz’s accusers, ask Soulpepper board to acknowledge ‘harm’

Some 280 artists are throwing their support behind the actresses accusing Albert Schultz of sexual misconduct, saying they believe there are “more stories like theirs that have not been told.” Sarah Polley, Ann-Marie MacDonald and Soulpepper Theatre founding member Ted Dykstra are among 280 people who attached their names to an open letter sent to […]

Harm of non-physical sexual harassment shown in landmark study

Harm of non-physical sexual harassment shown in landmark study

Non-physical sexual harassment — such as derogatory sexual remarks, unwanted sexual attention and exposure to lewd jokes, obscene gestures and sexual images — causes psychological harm, according to a new landmark study. Researchers in Norway questioned nearly 3,000 high school students on the impacts of peer sexual harassment. While boys and girls were equally exposed […]