Your mother warned you about the crossing the street against the red light, or walking in dark alleys and parking lots. Your favorite aunt cautioned you about how to sit, stand and the tone of your voice. At least one of your grandmothers told you stories of dates “gone bad” and which cousin to call if you needed help – quickly.
Maybe even your father, uncle, brother or male best friend gave you a cautionary talk when you went off to college or started your first job. But did any of it prepare you for the sexual misconduct, harassment and abuse that you could (and probably did) encounter in the workplace of your first job, your next job, and your “best” job that you worked so hard to achieve?
Take a listen to ♦ #MeToo – Stuff Mom Never Told You.
Take a listen to ♦ #MeToo 2: Louis CK Edition
What do we tell our daughters, nieces and granddaughters? How do we prepare them for what they may encounter in the jobs, schools and workplaces of their future?
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