Professor fired over sexual harassment

USA“A professor who pointed out that his college’s sexual harassment policy contained no protection for someone who was falsely accused was later fired – for sexual harassment. Professor Thomas Thibeault, who was teaching at East Georgia College in Swainboro, noted the omission during a sexual harassment training seminar. A report prepared by the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education, says that two days later, in a Kafkaesque irony, Thibeault was fired by the college president for sexual harassment without notice, without knowing his accuser or the charges against him, and without a hearing …” (more)

[University World News, 20 September]

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