Lurid allegations of sexual harassment, drinking sessions and abuse of power in the House of Commons cast a new shadow over the reputation of MPs last night. Dozens of young political aides have claimed to be on the receiving end of unwanted advances from older men. A small group of MPs is said to have regularly become drunk and made passes at male researchers in particular. The toxic claims were made last night by Channel 4 News in an investigation named The Palace of Sexminster. Read more >>
Harassment is behaviour that annoys or upsets someone. • We need effective strategies to combat sexual harassment in the workplace.