sexual harassment

December 3, 2022
December 3, 2022

Why are women still unsafe on university campuses?

On-campus incidents of sexual harassment and violence are regularly reported on

August 26, 2022
August 26, 2022

HC on Narsingdi assault: A country for the ‘civilised’?

The hostility that the Bangladeshi public usually shows towards women is in no way civilised

August 26, 2022
August 26, 2022

87% Bangladeshi women harassed at least once; public transport riskiest: Survey

An online survey of over 5,000 women spread across 24 districts of the country has revealed that nearly 87 percent of them have faced some form of harassment at least once in their lives.

August 18, 2022
August 18, 2022

The Narsingdi incident was a hate crime against a woman, plain and simple

How is it that we live in a society where a woman must endure humiliating attacks from another woman and her male cohorts in a public place for the clothes she chooses to wear?

August 10, 2022
August 10, 2022

Is harassing students a disciplinary method at universities now?

The apathy towards ending sexual harassment on campus is a symptom of wider institutional control.

July 26, 2022
July 26, 2022

Character assassination with fake Facebook ID, sexual harassment lead to teen’s suicide

A school student died by suicide after she was reportedly sexually harassed and a fake Facebook ID was opened under her name to make offensive posts in Morrelganj of Bagerhat.

July 26, 2022
July 26, 2022

2021 Sexual assault: CU expels 4 BCL men for a year

Chittagong University authorities yesterday expelled four Bangladesh Chhatra League activists for their involvement in the sexual harassment of two female students on the campus in September last year.

July 23, 2022
July 23, 2022

CU sexual assault: Arrestees are BCL activists, supporters, Rab says

All of the four persons arrested for their involvement with the sexual assault of a female student at Chittagong University campus on the night of July 17, are activists and supporters of Bangladesh Chhatra League.

July 23, 2022
July 23, 2022

Sexual harassment: CU students protest with poetry and songs

With four-point demand, students of Chittagong University (CU) waged a unique protest last night on the campus for the third consecutive day through poetry and songs.

July 22, 2022
July 22, 2022

Protect female students or protect perpetrators?

It’s high time the CU administration picked a side