Friday, July 19, 2024

Tag: sexual harassment

Fish Factor: Women are everywhere in Alaska seafood industry

Alaska appears to be an exception in terms of gender parity at all levels of its seafood industry. Women comprise roughly half of the world’s...

Westlake will resign from Legislature

Rep. Dean Westlake, D-Kiana, says he will resign from his seat in the Alaska Legislature in the wake of accusations of sexual harassment by...

Alaska lawmaker refuses to resign amid misconduct claims

ANCHORAGE — An Alaska lawmaker who has been accused by several women of inappropriate behavior refused to resign on Tuesday amid calls for him...

UPDATE: Kiana legislator called on to resign

Alaska Speaker of the House Bryce Edgmom, D- Dillingham, says that in light of allegations of sexual harassment against Rep. Dean Westlake, D-Kiana, that...

Kiana legislator called on to resign

Alaska Speaker of the House Bryce Edgmom, D-Dillingham, says that in light of allegations of sexual harassment against Rep. Dean Westlake, D-Kiana, that Westlake...

Candidates to get online sexual harassment training

Political candidates working with the Alaska Democratic Party will be required to participate in online sexual harassment training, says party chair Casey Steinau. The code...