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  • FIRST-PERSON: What would Jesus do about harassment?

    by Eric Reed, posted Wednesday, December 13, 2017 (8 months ago)

    Eric Reed writes that Jesus' life reflects key principles relating to the issue of sexual harassment: Jesus was respectful of women and honest with them. He stood up for women and did not exclude them in the face of controversy. Read More

  • Sexual harassment: Ky. Gov.'s 'moral clarity' commended

    by David Roach, posted Thursday, November 09, 2017 (9 months ago)

    Screen capture from Lexington Herald-Leader
    FRANKFORT, Ky. (BP) -- Amid sexual abuse and harassment scandals involving a bevy of politicians, entertainers and journalists, Kentucky's outspoken evangelical governor has called for the resignation of all state officials who have settled sexual harassment lawsuits.

    Within days of Republican Gov. Matt Bevin's statement -- which drew praise from Kentucky resident and Southern Baptist Theological Seminary President R. Albert Mohler Jr. -- Kentucky's Republican Speaker of the House resigned his leadership post and another GOP House member was temporarily relieved of his chairmanship of a key board. Both legislators admitted settling sexual harassment lawsuits and apologized for moral shortcomings while denying legal wrongdoing. Read More