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Clearly not silent

The silence that’s not
clear from all noise, that static
is but Quid pro quo

Inspired by the prompt at

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Quid Pro Quo Sexual Harassment

Quid pro quo harassment is the most commonly recognized form of sexual harassment. It occurs when (1) job benefits, including employment, promotion, salary increases, shift or work assignments, performance expectations and other conditions of employment, are made contingent on the provision of sexual favors, usually to an employer, supervisor or agent of the employer who has the authority to make decisions about employment actions, or (2) the rejection of a sexual advance or request for sexual favors results in a tangible employment detriment, a loss of a job benefit of the kind described above. 194 more words

Sexual Exploitation

Speaker DeLeo: Quid Pro Quo Claim ‘Inaccurate & Inflammatory’

BOSTON (CBS) – An angry House Speaker struck back at federal prosecutors who are suggesting he was part of the probation department scandal, where it is alleged jobs went to politically connected individuals, in return for favorable treatment at budget time. 559 more words


Vote of Confidence

There was something unsettling about the smiling image of Governor Neil Abercrombie, University of Hawaii Professional Assembly (UHPA) Executive Director J. N. Musto and recently appointed University of Hawaii (UH) President David Lassner at a press conference announcing an “unprecedented” 893 more words


Corruption Case Against Puckett and Kilgore Will Be Difficult

According to the Washington Post, federal investigators that are looking to build a corruption case again state senator Phillip P. Puckett or Del. Terry G. 127 more words


Reflections on Yesterday

Father’s Day always seems a little flat now that the kids have grown up and set out each in his or her own direction. They still contact me on the holiday, though. 1,195 more words