If you don’t think a person’s sexual behavior at work has anything to do with their job performance, then clearly you haven’t been sexually harassed or molested at work. I guess that’s good for you, and bad for us because this means you have no idea about the power dynamics of a boss using his power to touch women inappropriately as he hold their pay check in their hand. It’s the oldest game in town. Masters did it to their slaves. Men raped their housekeepers, who were poor, uneducated and needed their paycheck.

It’s important when these people are in positions of power and public trust is warranted. If you don’t see the value and safety for subordinates in matter…then there really is no need to keep talking about this. I hope nothing ever happens to anyone you love where there is a power dynamic and an abuse of power involved. No one cares, until it happens to them.

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