Harassment

Al Franken to Resign From Senate Amid Harassment Allegations – New York Times

New York Times Al Franken to Resign From Senate Amid Harassment AllegationsNew York TimesWASHINGTON — Senator Al Franken of Minnesota, in an emotional speech on the Senate floor, announced on Thursday that he would resign from Congress, the most prominent figure in a growing list of lawmakers felled by charges of sexual harassment or …Franken(…)

The Editor of the Paris Review Has Resigned in the Wake of Sexual Harassment Allegations

(NEW YORK) — The editor of the Paris Review has resigned amid allegations of sexual harassment. Magazine board president Terry McDonell told the Associated Press that Lorin Stein submitted his resignation on Wednesday. The Paris Review, one of the world’s most prestigious literary journals, was founded in 1953 and edited by George Plimpton for 50(…)

Angela Lansbury Slams Critics Of Her ‘Out Of Context’ Comments About Sexual Harassment & Assault

Angela Lansbury is defending herself after making some controversial comments about women who have faced sexual harassment and assault! In case you missed it, the actress said in a recent interview with Radio Times about how they’re sometimes not blameless because they “have gone out of their way to make themselves attractive.” Unsurprisingly, her statement(…)

Nancy Pelosi Says John Conyers Should Resign Over Sexual Harassment Allegations

(DETROIT) — The top Democrat in the U.S. House says Michigan Rep. John Conyers should resign in the face of allegations of sexual misconduct. Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi told reporters Thursday that the accusations against Conyers are “serious, disappointing and very credible. It’s very sad.” Conyers is the longest serving member of the House. He(…)

Jeffrey Tambor Announces Exit From Transparent Amid The Sexual Harassment Scandal: ‘I Don’t See How I Can Return’

Jeffrey Tambor has exited Transparent. As we previously reported, there have been rumblings of an ousting ever since two women came forward with claims of sexual harassment against the celebrated actor. Tambor’s accusers included his former assistant, Van Barnes, and his costar, Trace Lysette. Related: Morrissey Calls Accusations Against Kevin Spacey “Ridiculous” While it was(…)

Hilarie Burton Details Sexual Harassment Claims Against ‘OTH’ Creator

Hilarie Burton has detailed her sexual harassment allegations against One Tree Hill creator Mark Schwahn in a new interview. Hollywood’s Sexual Misconduct Scandals Burton, who played Peyton Sawyer on the teen drama, spoke to Variety for a story published on Friday, November 17, about several incidents where she was sexually harassed and even assaulted by(…)

Ryan Seacrest Has Now Been Accused of Sexual Harassment

Ryan Seacrest is the latest famous name to face allegations of inappropriate sexual behavior. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the ubiquitous TV and radio personality has been accused of acting inappropriately with a former stylist. This same publication reports that the the alleged victim made a substantial financial request of Seacrest in exchange for her silence.(…)

Trump invites a new round of scrutiny over past sexual harassment accusations levied against him

President Donald Trump, who has largely stayed mum on the allegations of sexual misconduct against Alabama Senate Republican candidate Roy Moore, blasted Democratic Sen. Al Franken Thursday night after a woman said he groped and kissed her without her consent. CNN.com – RSS Channel – HP Hero

‘I Told Him No.’ Colorado State Representative Accused of Sexual Harassment

Colorado House Speaker Crisanta Duran has called on state Rep. Steve Lebsock to step down after a colleague accused him of sexual harassment. Lebsock is accused of pressuring Democratic state Rep. Faith Winter to have sex with him during a party in 2016 by grabbing her elbow to convince her to leave with him and(…)

Louis C.K. Accused of Sexual Harassment By 5 Women

Earlier today, several media outlets reported that a premiere event for Louis C.K.’s controversial new film, I Love You Daddy, had been canceled due to forthcoming allegations against the comic. Moments ago, The New York Times confirmed the story with a piece detailing accusations against C.K. from five female colleagues. Rumors about C.K. sexually assaulting(…)

Keith Urban Supports Women Coming Forward About Sexual Harassment By Performing His New Song Female At The 2017 CMA Awards! WATCH!

The time for change is now… Keith Urban performed his brand new song Female at the 2017 CMA Awards, which was inspired by the Harvey Weinstein sexual harassment scandal. According to Billboard, Nicole Kidman‘s husband recorded the song on Halloween, and was profoundly affected by the tune’s message of female empowerment. The singer told the(…)

Mariah Carey Accused Of Sexual Harassment & More By Former Security Guard

Mariah Carey‘s former security guard has accused her of sexual harassment. In a draft of a lawsuit his company threatened the singer with for unpaid invoices, Michael Anello also alleged she was constantly referring to him as a Nazi, a skinhead, a KKK member, and a white supremacist, according to TMZ. The guard claims she(…)