From Clarence Thomas To Harvey Weinstein: U.S. Representative Eleanor Holmes Norton Speaks Out
From Clarence Thomas to Harvey Weinstein: U.S. Representative Eleanor Holmes Norton Speaks Out
Eleanor Holmes Norton, congressional delegate from Washington, DC speaks during the third day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia , Wednesday, July 27, 2016. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)
On Wednesday night, December 6, the New York City Commission on Human Rights —the agency that enforces the city’s anti-discrimination law — hosted a public hearing on sexual harassment in the workplace.
It was the first such hearing the commission had held in over 40 years. The goal? To hear from individuals working in a variety of NYC-based industries, like hospitality, retail, construction and the fashion and entertainment industries, about sexual harassment and the challenges employees …