Foreign service officer pressured visa applicants for sex?

In yet another example of someone using their status or job to pressure people who have less power to have sex with them, a male US foreign service officer – according to the Associated Press – pressured female visa applicants in Brazil and in the Congo to have sex with him and to tape him having sex with other women and girls (possibly as young as age 15). Read the full AP article by Matthew Barakat here.

About Dr. Debby Herbenick

Dr. Debby Herbenick

Dr. Debby Herbenick is a sex researcher at Indiana University, sexual health educator at The Kinsey Institute, columnist, and author of five books about sex and love. Learn more about her work at