Latest Sexual Harassment In New England headlines

Berklee College of Music in Boston.

Berklee let teachers quietly leave after alleged sex abuse, and pushed students for silence

Berklee College students reported being assaulted, groped, or pressured into sex with their teachers, at least three of whom were allowed to quietly leave, according to court documents and interviews.

From coat check to kitchen, Boston restaurants are rife with sexual harassment

Interviews with more than two dozen industry members reveal just how pervasive the problem is.

Cambridge 06/0514- Fog shrouds the Boston skyline as the State House dome stands out amidst the buildings on Beacon Hill as seen from Cambridge. Boston Globe staff photo by John Tlumacki (metro)

Yvonne Abraham

Don’t just change the rules. Change the culture

I hope that every single man in Massachusetts politics who has objectified and harassed women is losing sleep at night, worrying his names will come out.

House Speaker Robert A. DeLeo.

DeLeo proposes review of sexual harassment policies

Massachusetts House Speaker Robert DeLeo’s move came after a Globe columnist reported a series of incidents of sexual harassment in and around the State House.

Cambridge 06/0514- Fog shrouds the Boston skyline as the State House dome stands out amidst the buildings on Beacon Hill as seen from Cambridge. Boston Globe staff photo by John Tlumacki (metro)

Yvonne Abraham

Women describe climate of harassment at Mass. State House

A dozen women who have worked in and around the State House over the past two decades described a climate of harassment and sexual misconduct.