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Psychologist John Pryor created a scale in the 1980s which can determine how likely a person is to sexually harass someone else. erhui1979/Getty Images hide caption

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How Likely Is Someone To Sexually Harass Others? This Scale Determines

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Former colleagues allege former Fox News reporter James Rosen was ousted after sexually harassing female co-workers. Shannon Stapleton/Reuters hide caption

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Top Fox News D.C. Reporter James Rosen Left Network After Harassment Claims

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Mike Germano, chief digital officer of Vice, speaks onstage during an advertising event in New York City in September 2016. Roy Rochlin/Getty Images for Advertising Week New York hide caption

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In the wake of the "Me Too" movement, more victims of sexual harassment and assault continue to come forward. Damian Dovarganes/AP hide caption

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In The Wake Of #MeToo, More Victims Seek Help For Repressed Trauma

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Participants march against sexual assault and harassment at the #MeToo March in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles last month. Damian Dovarganes/AP hide caption

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Compliment Or Come-On? Confusion Over How To Define Sexual Harassment

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Office holiday functions do serve a legitimate business purpose: They can boost morale and reward workers for jobs well done. mediaphotos/Getty Images/iStockphoto hide caption

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Holiday Parties Gone Wrong: Careful Where You Hang The Mistletoe

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Initially, engineer Niniane Wang didn't want to go public with sex harassment allegations because she worried it would jeopardize her relationships with other investors. Joe Scarnici/Getty Images for Fortune hide caption

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How A Female Engineer Built A Public Case Against A Sexual Harasser In Silicon Valley

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Celebrity chef Mario Batali in October in New York City. Batali said Monday he was stepping aside from day-to-day running of his businesses amid allegations of sexual misconduct by women who worked for him. Dia Dipasupil/Getty Images for NYCWFF hide caption

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House Speaker Paul Ryan administers the House oath of office to Rep. Blake Farenthold, R-Texas, during a mock ceremony in January. Farenthold reached a private 2015 settlement for $84,000 with his former communications director over sexual harassment allegations. Jose Luis Magana/AP hide caption

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