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Trump's Accusers Take Center Stage in 'The Pussy Grabber Plays'

On Monday night, a play spotlighting the stories of seven of President Donald Trump's accusers debuted in New York.
Marie Solis
1.16.19
Books

'Cat Person' Author Kristen Roupenian Wants to Let Women Be Bad

In its quest to give its characters "equal opportunity" to be depraved, Kristen Roupenian's new collection of short stories falls short of capturing the nuances of gender and power that made "Cat Person" so resonant.
Marie Solis
1.15.19
#metoo

Judge Throws Out Ashley Judd's Sexual Harassment Case Against Weinstein

On Wednesday, a federal judge dismissed actress Ashley Judd's sexual harassment allegations against Harvey Weinstein, leaving her with the sole option of suing him on the grounds of defamation.
Marie Solis
1.10.19
#metoo

Judge Rejects Weinstein's Ask to Dismiss All Sexual Assault Charges

New York Judge James Burke ruled on Thursday that Harvey Weinstein will go to trial for five felony charges of sexual assault.
Marie Solis
12.20.18
#metoo

Members of Congress Can't Use Tax Dollars for Harassment Settlements Anymore

Lawmakers in the House and Senate changed a decades-old rule that let members of Congress accused of sexual misconduct pay settlements with taxpayer dollars.
Marie Solis
12.13.18
sexual assault

Christine Blasey Ford Presents Award to First Gymnast to Speak Out Against Nassar

Ford presented Sports Illustrated's Inspiration of the Year award to Rachael Denhollander, who brought the first of more than 160 allegations of sexual abuse against Larry Nassar.
Marie Solis
12.12.18
#metoo

Time's Up Broke GoFundMe Record Raising Money for Victims of Harassment

The Time's Up Legal Defense Fund raised $22 million in the last year for victims of sexual assault and workplace harassment who can't afford legal assistance.
Marie Solis
12.6.18
#metoo

Neil deGrasse Tyson and the Persistence of the Bad Male Apology

Advocates for survivors of sexual assault say statements like Tyson's are rarely about apologizing to alleged victims.
Marie Solis
12.4.18
Culture

Beyoncé Cuts Ties With Topshop Following Harassment Allegations

After Topshop boss Sir Philip Green was accused of misconduct and abuse by multiple employees, Beyoncé bought out her stake in clothing brand Ivy Park.
Sirin Kale
11.15.18
#metoo

Topshop Owner Philip Green Accused of Sexual Harassment, Racist Abuse

“He loved that I was scared,” one woman said of her alleged encounter with the British businessman.
Sirin Kale
10.25.18
#metoo

Tarana Burke Remembers One Year Since #MeToo Went Viral

Monday marks the year anniversary of actress Alyssa Milano asking survivors to coalesce around the rallying cry "me too," a movement first started by Tarana Burke.
Marie Solis
10.15.18
#metoo

Women Rally Behind Moira Donegan After 'Shitty Media Men' Lawsuit

After Stephen Elliott filed a $1.5 million suit against Moira Donegan, the list's creator, women donated tens of thousands of dollars to a legal defense fund for her.
Marie Solis
10.12.18
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