Sexism at work!

Following the news about Jimmy Saville’s sexual assaults on young women and girls there has been much discussion about workplace sexual harassment and sexism at the BBC, in the media and entertainment industry.

The women’s committee of the transport union RMT conducted a survey of women members asking them about sexism or sexist comments they had witnessed, heard or experienced at work. They produced a poster with some of the examples — they read like something out of the 70s, but unfortunately, this is 21st century Britain.

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Women’s Fightback is a socialist feminist paper and blog produced by members and supporters of the socialist group Workers' Liberty. Workers’ Liberty is a revolutionary socialist organisation fighting as part of the labour and student movements, and in campaigns, for a socialist alternative to capitalism, based on common ownership and democracy.

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