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Thursday, Nov 1, 2018 at 05:08 PM CDT

Google Employees Walk Out to Protest Treatment of Women

Google Employees Walk Out to Protest Treatment of Women

Carrying signs that included a mocking use of the company's original "Don't be evil" motto, thousands of Google employees around the world briefly walked off the job Thursday to protest what they said was the...

Wednesday, Oct 31, 2018 at 10:57 PM CDT

Lawsuit Alleges Harvey Weinstein Sexually Assaulted Girl, 16

Lawsuit Alleges Harvey Weinstein Sexually Assaulted Girl, 16

Harvey Weinstein was accused in a civil court filing Wednesday of forcing a 16-year-old Polish model to touch his penis, subjecting her to years of harassment and emotional abuse and blocking her from a...

Wednesday, Oct 24, 2018 at 09:02 AM CDT

Geoffrey Rush's Wife Testifies Actor Wept, Denied Allegation

Geoffrey Rush's Wife Testifies Actor Wept, Denied Allegation

The wife of actor Geoffrey Rush cried as she told a Sydney court on Wednesday how he had wept and curled up in the fetal position following newspaper allegations he had behaved inappropriately toward a female...

Tuesday, Oct 23, 2018 at 01:24 PM CDT

A Year Into #MeToo, What's Next For the Movement?

A Year Into #MeToo, What's Next For the Movement?

By the end of her impassioned speech last week in front of a crowded hotel ballroom, Alyssa Milano was choking back tears. The words "Me Too," the actress and activist told her audience, would continue to ring...

Sunday, Oct 14, 2018 at 07:15 AM CDT

#MeToo Inspires Wave of Old Misconduct Reports to Colleges

#MeToo Inspires Wave of Old Misconduct Reports to Colleges

For 35 years, Ruth D'Eredita tried to dismiss her former professor's behavior — the way he touched her, groped her and kissed her. But last year, as dozens of women came forward to share similar encounters with...

Friday, Oct 12, 2018 at 09:31 PM CDT

Union: NYPD Detective Didn't Withhold Weinstein Information

Union: NYPD Detective Didn't Withhold Weinstein Information

Manhattan's district attorney dropped part of the criminal sexual assault case against Harvey Weinstein on Thursday after evidence emerged that a police detective had coached a witness to stay silent about...

Friday, Oct 12, 2018 at 11:40 AM CDT

Arts Professionals Respond in the Year Since #MeToo Movement

Arts Professionals Respond in the Year Since #MeToo Movement

In the year since the entertainment industry was rocked by sexual assault allegations against Harvey Weinstein, arts professionals are trying to respond in multiple ways. Some in the industry are doubling down...

Thursday, Oct 11, 2018 at 04:41 PM CDT

Manhattan DA Drops Part of Harvey Weinstein Case

Manhattan DA Drops Part of Harvey Weinstein Case

Manhattan's district attorney dropped part of the criminal sexual assault case against Harvey Weinstein on Thursday after evidence emerged that a police detective had coached a witness to stay silent about...

Saturday, Oct 6, 2018 at 07:41 PM CDT

#MeToo Movement Sends Hollywood Figures Into Exile, Not Jail

#MeToo Movement Sends Hollywood Figures Into Exile, Not Jail

The #MeToo movement has sent dozens of once-powerful Hollywood players into exile, but few of them have been placed in handcuffs or jail cells. And it's increasingly apparent that the lack of criminal charges...

Saturday, Oct 6, 2018 at 04:14 PM CDT

Charges Rare for Hollywood Figures in Year Since Weinstein

Charges Rare for Hollywood Figures in Year Since Weinstein

The #MeToo movement has sent dozens of once-powerful Hollywood players into exile, but few of them have been placed in handcuffs or jail cells. And it's increasingly apparent that the lack of criminal charges...

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