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Sexual harassment is only one of many land mines women must dodge in an industry where men are predominantly in power.
Her pushback at Donald Trump in the wake of Hurricane Maria has made the mayor a spokeswoman for the people of Puerto Rico.
Officers are accused of mocking and using unnecessary force against demonstrators.
The secretary of education says the rights of the accused must be considered in reaching a proper balance.