President Donald Trump’s nominee to head the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) ran a family company in which employees were subjected to “widespread” and “pervasive” sexual harassment, according to an investigation by the Labor Department’s Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP).
THOUGHT FOR THE WEEK
The sworn statements, when read from beginning to end, are shocking, first for the consistency of horrors across cities and regions. Then for the egregiousness and audacity of the abuse they detail.
Taffy Brodesser-Akner on widespread harassment and wage discrimination at Sterling Jewelers, the largest jewelry retailer in the United States, for the New York Times Magazine.