Sexual Harrassment http://nhpr.org en Shaheen Discusses Military Sexual Assault Laws With Civilian Experts And Military Personnel http://nhpr.org/post/shaheen-discusses-military-sexual-assault-laws-civilian-experts-and-military-personnel <p>U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen came to UNH on Monday to ask University researchers and local law enforcement what the US Armed Forces Committee can learn about sexual assault from the civilian community.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">She says she’s hoping the information will help inform her colleagues as they shape sexual assault policies in the 2014 Military Defense Authorization Act.</span></p><p><em>I think we will get a good bill past.</em></p> Mon, 22 Jul 2013 21:42:05 +0000 Emily Corwin 31776 at http://nhpr.org Shaheen Discusses Military Sexual Assault Laws With Civilian Experts And Military Personnel Tourism Boom Pays Off For N.Y. Hotel Union http://nhpr.org/post/tourism-boom-pays-ny-hotel-union When the New York Hotel Trades Council ratified a new contract for hotel workers last month, much of the media coverage focused on "panic buttons." Coming after the <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2011/09/19/140592335/strauss-kahn-no-apology-concedes-grave-moral-mistake">sexual assault allegations</a> against former International Monetary Fund chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn, the idea of housekeepers wearing a badge that could call for help was all over the news.<p>But the <em>real</em> labor story is the long-term contract the hotel workers union and the industry negotiated. Fri, 02 Mar 2012 21:35:00 +0000 Margot Adler 2274 at http://nhpr.org Tourism Boom Pays Off For N.Y. Hotel Union