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Sexual Harrassment

  1. politics
    Second Woman Accuses Scott Stringer of Sexual MisconductTeresa Logan alleges that the mayoral candidate groped her while she worked for him at an Upper West Side bar in the early 1990s.
  2. politics
    Will Public Support Save Andrew Cuomo?He’s fairly popular now, but the record shows men like him don’t easily recover.
  3. The Cultural Vandalism of Jeffrey TamborIt’s impossible to watch Arrested Development or Transparent without thinking of the horrible allegations made by his co-stars.
  4. sexual harrassment
    A New Report Alleges Abuse and Bullying at Danny Meyer’s Restaurant GroupStaffers claim employees’ misconduct was inadequately addressed by Union Square Hospitality Group.
  5. Why Amazon Just Hired the NBC Exec Behind This Is Us to Replace Roy PriceAfter a months-long search for Roy Price’s replacement, the tech giant has hired Jen Salke to run Amazon Studios.
  6. Steve Wynn, Casino Mogul and RNC Finance Chair, Accused of Sexual MisconductPresident Trump’s rival turned friend says, “The idea that I ever assaulted any woman is preposterous.”
  7. power
    Report: Hillary Clinton Chose Not to Fire Adviser Accused of Sexual HarassmentThe accused, Burns Strider, worked on Clinton’s 2008 presidential campaign as a senior adviser and faith outreach director.
  8. GOP Rep. Hasn’t Repaid Tax Dollars Used for Settlement, Despite PromiseTexas congressman Blake Farenthold said he’d pay back the $84K used to settle a sexual-harassment claim, but now he’s stalling.
  9. Democratic Congressman Won’t Run for Reelection Amid Harassment AccusationsSeveral women have come forward alleging Ruben Kihuen behaved inappropriately with them.
  10. Former Intern Accuses Wyoming’s Secretary of State of Sexual AssaultEd Murray, who denies the charge, is considered a front-runner for governor in Wyoming. That may soon change.
  11. Texas Congressman Accused of Sexual Harassment Won’t Seek ReelectionMore time to wear his ducky PJs.
  12. russell simmons
    4 New Women Come Forward Accusing Russell Simmons of Rape and Sexual AssaultSimmons has faced a stream of misconduct allegations over the past month.
  13. Former Staffer Says Arizona Congressman Offered $5 Million to Carry His ChildRepresentative Trent Franks has resigned, effective immediately.
  14. Andrew Sullivan: Let Him Have His CakeLet’s live and let live.
  15. remember when?
    Meredith Vieira Once Found a ‘Huge Bag of Sex Toys’ in Matt Lauer’s ClosetThis 2016 clip is making the rounds after the Today show host was fired for sexual harassment.
  16. Congressman Known for Ducky PJs Settled Harassment Suit With Taxpayer FundsTexas congressman Blake Farenthold was accused of harassing a former staffer in 2014.
  17. Paul Ryan Can’t Explain Why He Believes Roy Moore’s Accusers But Not Trump’sThe House Speaker wants Moore to drop out of the race for the Senate, but he’s not concerned about Trump’s history of alleged sexual misconduct.
  18. Moore Using Abortion Issue to Shame Conservatives Into Voting on December 12Roy Moore’s emphasis on the abortion issue shows the importance of a narrow band of conservative voters who may or may not go to the polls.
  19. Nancy Pelosi Calls on John Conyers to Resign Over Sexual-Harassment AllegationsPelosi’s statement comes as the 88-year-old was reportedly hospitalized in Detroit.
  20. promises
    This Woman’s Hilarious Campaign Ad Takes on Sexual Harassment in Politics“Who can you trust most not to show you their penis in a professional setting?”
  21. Franken ‘Embarrassed and Ashamed’ Over Allegations, But Won’t Quit SenateThe senator said he’s not sure if more women will come forward.
  22. sexual harrassment
    Conyers Steps Down As Ranking Democrat on House Judiciary CommitteeHe is continuing to deny the allegations of sexual harassment that have been made against him.
  23. politics
    Trump Tweets Further Support for Roy MooreThe president continues to think that being a generic Democrat is worse than having been accused of preying on teen girls.
  24. Trump Opens the Door to Campaigning for Roy MooreYou’d think the last thing Trump would do is to place himself in a position where he would have to address issues like sexual harassment and assault.
  25. sexual harrassment
    Can Al Franken’s Senate Career Survive?The Minnesotan doesn’t appear to be on the brink of resigning over his admitted sexual misconduct. But his career, if it continues, won’t be the same.
  26. Radio Host Leeann Tweeden Accuses Sen. Al Franken of Kissing and Groping HerThe senator allegedly assaulted her on a USO trip in 2006.
  27. With Franken, the Reckoning Over Sexual Misconduct Comes to the DemocratsCould the debate over expelling Roy Moore also bring down Al Franken?
  28. Sexual-Harassment Scandals Rock More Than a Dozen State CapitolsWomen are coming forward to expose the culture of abuse in capitols across the country.
  29. Rosie O’Donnell, Amber Tamblyn, and More Respond to Louis C.K. Allegations“Louie is the show/Louis CK is the monster”
  30. All the Money in the World Pulled From AFI Fest in Wake of Spacey Allegations“Out of respect for those impacted, it would be inappropriate to celebrate at a gala at this difficult time.”
  31. sexual harrassment
    Four Women Have Accused George H.W. Bush of Groping Them (Update)The ex-president’s spokesperson has since issued an apology, calling the incidents an “attempt at humor.”
  32. sexual harrassment
    HBO Drops Mark Halperin Project Amid Sexual-Harassment AllegationsShowtime has also released a statement on its involvement with the Game Change co-author.
  33. Director Says Weinstein Recast His Lead Actress Because She Wasn’t ‘F*ckable’Michael Caton-Jones, who was kicked off of B. Monkey, says Weinstein replaced Sophie Okonedo with accuser Asia Argento.
  34. sexual harrassment
    Lena Headey Says She Was Harassed and Manhandled by Harvey WeinsteinHeadey also said she was subject to “endless bullying” from Terry Gilliam on The Brothers Grimm.
  35. Why Anthony Bourdain Ripped Into James Corden on TwitterThe comedian made some ill-advised Harvey Weinstein jokes.
  36. NBC Under Fire for Passing on Harvey Weinstein ExposéNBC says that despite months of reporting, Ronan Farrow’s story wasn’t publishable. Others claim network executives were dragging their feet.
  37. USC Medical School Dean Resigns After $135,000 Sexual-Harassment SettlementThe provost said that the allegations and $135,000 settlement were previously undisclosed to the university.
  38. sexual harrassment
    Fox News Has Spent $45 Million Settling Sexual-Harassment CasesIt’s been $10 million this year alone.
  39. Lawyer: Fox Launching Investigation Into Harassment Claim Against Bill O’ReillyWendy Walsh and her lawyer officially reported O’Reilly using a Fox corporate hotline last week.
  40. media
    Bill O’Reilly’s Future at Fox News Is in Rupert Murdoch’s HandsInsiders say Murdoch’s instinct will be to protect O’Reilly as long as possible.
  41. fox news
    $13M in Settlements Paid to Women Who Accused Bill O’Reilly of HarassmentTwo settlements came after Fox fired Roger Ailes following his sexual-harassment scandals. The allegations against O’Reilly go back at least 15 years.
  42. sexual harrassment
    Ex-Stanford Professor Says Reporting Sexual Harassment Cost Her a JobMichelle Karnes says she was pushed out following her allegations.
  43. Roger Ailes Is Dumping His Treasured Upstate NewspaperHe turned the Putnam County News and Recorder into a mini–Fox News. Now he’s handing it over to the editor.
  44. terrible things
    Over Half of Women Say They Get Harassed Regularly While Out for a RunA new survey by Runner’s World highlights what women runners have to deal with on a regular basis.
  45. today in donald trump
    Donald Trump Claims He Will Sue Women Who Have Accused Him of Sexual MisconductHe also implied he would use the presidency to break up media conglomerates that have published the women’s accusations.
  46. media
    How Fox News Women Took Down Roger AilesThe most powerful, and predatory, man in media warned his staff about the “enemy within.” Turns out it was him.
  47. sexual harrassment
    Trump: If Ivanka Were Harassed She’d Get New JobHis remarks came during an interview about the sexual-harassment allegations against Roger Ailes.
  48. Can the Murdochs Contain the Damage From the Ailes Investigation? It may prove difficult as the accusations continue to pile up.
  49. women at work
    A Crazy Percentage of Female Doctors Have Been Sexually HarassedA new survey offers up some sobering statistics.
  50. everyday heroes
    Up-Skirt Photographer Forced to Eat Memory CardWatch her take down a subway sexual harasser.
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