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#metoo

  1. birch bayh
    Birch Bayh, Liberal Lion of the Senate, Dies at 91Bayh’s proudest accomplishment was the Title IX law banning gender discrimination in higher education. He was also chief Senate sponsor of the ERA.
  2. #metoo
    Women Animators Share Their #MeToo Story on Full FrontalAn all-woman team animated a segment about how they took down Nickelodeon’s Chris Savino for sexual harassment in 2017.
  3. vision 2020
    Kirsten Gillibrand Can’t Afford a #MeToo ProblemAccusations that she mishandled a staffer’s sexual-misconduct claim may hit particularly hard, as her 2020 campaign has focused on gender inequality.
  4. vision 2020
    Kirsten Gillibrand Can’t Afford a #MeToo ProblemAccusations that she mishandled a staffer’s sexual-misconduct claim may hit particularly hard, as her 2020 campaign has focused on gender inequality.
  5. celebrity chefs
    Mario Batali Has Given Up Ownership of His Restaurant EmpireAfter being plagued by multiple sexual assault allegations.
  6. leaving neverland
    She Wrote the Book on Michael Jackson. Now She Wishes It Said More.Pulitzer Prize winner Margo Jefferson revisits her 2006 book, On Michael Jackson, in the wake of Leaving Neverland.
  7. department of cancellation
    Wesley Morris Debates Cancel Culture With Canceled Editor Ian BurumaOther panelists mixing it up at a PEN event on “correctness” included playwright Ayad Akhtar, author Francine Prose, and Slate’s Inkoo Kang.
  8. controversies
    Every Chef and Restaurant Owner Accused of Sexual Misconduct in the #MeToo EraUpdates on all those accused, including the announcement that Mario Batali has been bought out of his ownership in B&B Hospitality.
  9. controversies
    Mario Batali Has Given Up Ownership of His RestaurantsEight months after execs at his restaurant group said he would do so.
  10. controversies
    Mario Batali Has Given Up Ownership of His RestaurantsEight months after execs at his restaurant group said he would do so.
  11. leaving neverland
    The 11 Most Disturbing Michael Jackson Allegations in Leaving NeverlandThe HBO doc claims that Jackson sexually abused two underage boys for years, and even held a pretend “wedding” with one of them.
  12. tv review
    Leaving Neverland Is a Chilling Indictment of Michael Jackson’s LegacyThe HBO doc illuminates not just Jackson’s alleged underage sex abuse, but the forces that kept people from talking about it.
  13. still?
    Qué Lástima! Woody Allen Is Working on a New Film in SpainA Spanish company is financing the as-yet-untitled Allen project.
  14. time's up
    Time’s Up President and CEO Lisa Borders Announces ResignationThe former WNBA president was appointed to the position late last fall.
  15. #metoo
    Lena Headey Says Her Career Was Hurt After Rejecting Harvey Weinstein“I did two jobs for Miramax before those incidents, and after that there was nothing.”
  16. consequences
    Ryan Adams Album Pulled From Release Amid Sexual-Misconduct AccusationsBig Colors has been put on hold, and Benson Amps has cut ties with Adams.
  17. power
    Justin Fairfax’s Accuser Says Sexual Violence Is ‘Killing’ WomenDr. Vanessa Tyson spoke about #MeToo at her first public appearance since coming forward with her allegations against the lieutenant governor.
  18. stand-up
    Aziz Ansari Reflects on Sexual-Misconduct Allegation at His NYC Pop-up Show“After a year, how I feel about it is, I hope it was a step forward. It made me think about a lot, and I hope I’ve become a better person.”
  19. behind the scenes
    Why Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Tackled #MeToo With a Puppet PenisShowrunner Robert Carlock on the Mr. Frumpus story line, including that gross scene with his “little orange tube.”
  20. what?
    Les Moonves Has Quietly Started a New Company Called Moon Rise Unlimited“CBS is paying for the office space that Mr. Moonves now occupies.”
  21. metoo
    Aziz Ansari’s Comeback Show Was a Lot to ProcessHe addressed woke culture, complicity, politics, and more in the kickoff to his tour.
  22. #metoo
    Rami Malek Admits Ex-Bohemian Rhapsody Director Bryan Singer Was ‘Not Pleasant’Singer, an accused sexual abuser, was fired from the film.
  23. legal trouble
    Deposition Shows Lady Gaga Fighting for Kesha in Dr. Luke Legal Battle“Don’t you roll your eyes at me. You should be ashamed of yourself.”
  24. legal trouble
    Deposition Shows Lady Gaga Fighting for Kesha in Dr. Luke Legal Battle“Don’t you roll your eyes at me. You should be ashamed of yourself.”
  25. #metoo
    Terry Crews Responds to D.L. Hughley Making Fun of His Sexual Assault”If you truly feel that is a correct way to deal with toxic behavior,” the Brooklyn Nine-Nine actor tweeted. ”Should I slap the shit out of you?”
  26. #metoo
    Alan Alda Says He’d Work With Woody Allen Again: ‘I Don’t Know All the Facts’He also says Louis C.K. “did a terrible thing.”
  27. bryan singer
    Director Bryan Singer Hit With 4 New Sexual-Assault AllegationsThe Atlantic spoke to over 50 people, many of whom allege Singer and his friends groomed teen boys.
  28. lawsuits
    A Redaction Error Showed Geoffrey Rush’s Damages Claim in Defamation LawsuitThe defamation trial ended without a ruling in 2018.
  29. stand-up
    Louis C.K. Jokes About Masturbation and ‘Retarded’ Kids at San Jose Show“I like to jerk off, and I don’t like being alone.”
  30. theater
    A Night at the Theater With Trump’s AccusersThe Pussy Grabbers Plays tells the stories of the women allegedly assaulted by Donald Trump, in eight acts.
  31. #metoo
    Janeane Garofalo Defends Louis C.K. During Tense Podcast Discussion“Leave Louis C.K. alone. Enough with that.”
  32. no one is laughing
    What Does Andrew Cuomo’s #MeToo ‘Joke’ Even Mean?And why did he think it was a good idea to joke about charging reporters “under the Me Too movement”?
  33. sexual misconduct
    And Just Like That, Disgraced Pixar Exec John Lasseter Has a New JobLasseter stepped down from Disney and Pixar following accusations of sexual harassment.
  34. #metoo
    Police Quietly Closed Sexual-Assault Investigations Into Mario Batali Months AgoThe NYPD closed its investigations into three sexual-assault claims against the chef last summer, according to a new report.
  35. moving on
    Pamela Adlon Opens Up About Louis C.K.’s Sexual Misconduct: ‘It Was Devastating’“All of a sudden, he’s gone, my show is dangling from a precipice.”
  36. stand-up
    17 Comedy Bookers on Whether They’d Put Louis C.K. Onstage“If enough people can make money, he’s going to have a fantastic career.”
  37. surviving r. kelly
    Facebook Removes Page Dedicated to Discrediting R. Kelly’s Numerous AccusersThe platform issued a statement saying the page violated its guidelines preventing the targeted harassment of individuals.
  38. golden globes 2019
    The Golden Globes and the Creeping Pace of ChangeSo this is where we’re at, huh?
  39. #metoo
    Video Emerges of Drake Kissing Underage Girl On Stage“I don’t know whether I should feel guilty or not, but I had fun.”
  40. #metoo
    Les Moonves Exiled to Megayacht in Wake of Sexual-Misconduct AllegationsTough.
  41. #metoo
    Kevin Spacey, Unsuccessful in His Attempt to Avoid Court, to Plead Not GuiltyA Massachusetts judge rejected the actor’s request to bypass a court appearance on Monday.
  42. comedy
    What Did We Really Expect From Louis C.K.?Like so many abusive men before him, he took the path of least resistance.
  43. local ghouls
    Kevin Spacey’s Cursed ‘Let Me Be Frank’ YouTube Video Has Its Own IMDb ProfileLike, comment, subscribe.
  44. The Changemakers: Inside the #MeToo and Time’s Up Revolutions“The most powerful tool that we have is our voice.”
  45. #metoo
    OITNB’s Yael Stone Accuses Geoffrey Rush of Alleged Sexual MisconductThe Australian actress starred across from Rush in a 2010 production of The Diary of a Madman in Sydney.
  46. sexual harassment
    CBS Tried to Undermine Actress’s Harassment Claim With Footage of Her CursingThe network paid a secret $9.5 million settlement to Eliza Dushku after she was written off a show in the wake of making harassment complaints.
  47. #metoo
    CBS Settled With Eliza Dushku for $9.5 Million Settlement for Harassment on BullThe actress claims to have been written off the show after speaking up for herself.
  48. #metoo
    Cybill Shepherd Says Rebuffing an Advance From Les Moonves Got Her Show CanceledShepherd says the former head of CBS propositioned her over dinner.
  49. #metoo
    Just for Laughs Founder Gilbert Rozon Charged With Rape, Indecent AssaultMultiple women came forward with sexual-misconduct allegations against Rozon last year.
  50. controversies
    Mario Batali’s Empire in the Wake of Mario BataliA year after allegations against him emerged, anyone who eats at Babbo is still filling his pockets.
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