Recently, sexual harassment charges were made against the coach of the Indian women’s hockey team.
- Tushar Bhaduri, Women hockey player alleges sexual harassment by coach, India Today, July 21, 2010.
- Y. B. Sarangi, Kaushik resigns following allegations of sexual harassment, The Hindu, July 21, 2010.
- Women hockey players allege sexual harassment, Times of India, July 20, 2010. (video)
- Shahbaz Aslam, Hockey player T S Ranjitha accuses coach for sexual harassment, Forestlaneshul, July 23, 2010.
The incident has brought workplace sexual harassment to the op-ed pages again, and this time in the context of sports–where recently it has been about books and publishing.
- Namita Bhandare, Don’t dribble past this episode, Hindustan Times, July 23, 2010.
The title of this post is derived from her report that it is considered normal for women players to wash their male coach’s clothes.
- Why do you think sexual harassment is widespread in Indian sports? What can be done to prevent it? DNAIndia.com, July 24, 2010. (links to other stories)