A woman's memo to men

My voice echoes that of intelligent and successful professional women I know who are appalled by a female-driven blood sport: hunting men down and finishing them off, like animals.  News commentator Lynn Sher actually labeled the targets as swine.  Animals.  To think women of power and authority do not sexually harass others in the workplace is not only naïve, but ludicrous.  Women do.  One of my aggressors was the H.R. director – a woman.  Another was a university professor – a woman.  In my career, the tally was three men and three women.  Of that, four held positions of power and authority, and those four retaliated when their advances were rejected. The difference is this: men tend to be overt and aggressive.  Women are more covert, sneakier.  So Lynn Sher can call men animals.  To label women, she'd have to go reptilian… snakes in the grass. If I limited my scope to a few years in a...(Read Full Post)