sexual misconduct

#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
Opinion

I Was Raped at College. Here's How DeVos's New Rules Harm Survivors Like Me

On Friday, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos released her proposed changes to campus sexual misconduct rules, which will make it harder for students to receive an education and contend with trauma.
Sage Carson
11.16.18
sexual misconduct

Abuse of Power Can Happen at Any Age

On Sunday, Hillary Clinton said because Monica Lewinsky "was an adult," Bill Clinton did not abuse his power over her. Experts say that abuses of power can happen at any age.
Leila Ettachfini
10.15.18
#metoo

Man Named in 'Shitty Media Men' List Sues Woman Who Created It

Writer Stephen Elliott leveled a $1.5 million suit against Moira Donegan for creating the list which names him as an alleged rapist.
Marie Solis
10.11.18
supreme court

Brett Kavanaugh's Sexual Assault Accuser Willing to Testify Before Congress

Christine Blasey Ford alleges Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh held her down and attempted to force himself on her when they were both in high school.
Marie Solis
9.17.18
sexual assault

Taylor Swift Opens Up to Fans About Her 'Really Horrible' Sexual Assault Trial

On the one-year anniversary of her trial, Taylor Swift recalled her experiencing defending herself in court as a victim of sexual assault.
Marie Solis
8.17.18
#metoo

10 Months After Weinstein, #MeToo Legislation Is Still Stalled in Congress

The House and Senate are pitted against each other in disagreements over legislation aimed at curbing sexual misconduct on Capitol Hill.
Marie Solis
8.13.18
#metoo

Everything We Know About the Sexual Misconduct Allegations Against Les Moonves

Six women have accused CBS executive Les Moonves of misconduct including harassment, forcible kissing and retaliation in allegations spanning two decades.
Marie Solis
7.30.18
sexual assault

R. Kelly's Victimhood Doesn't Excuse His Alleged Sexual Misconduct

“I Admit” addresses sexual misconduct accusations against Kelly and mentions his childhood experiences with abuse. Critics say the song seems like a bizarre attempt to garner public sympathy in the hopes of absolving Kelly of his alleged crimes.
Leila Ettachfini
7.24.18
sexual misconduct

City Council Candidate Accused of Posting Topless Photo of Wife to Campaign Site

Local police are reportedly investigating David Martinez, a Ward 4 candidate in St Paul, Minnesota, for revenge porn.
Marie Solis
7.16.18
sexual misconduct

GOP Rep: Allegations of Ignoring Sexual Abuse Can Make a Candidate Stronger

Republican Rep. Pete King is standing by colleague Jim Jordan amid accusations that Jordan ignored sexual misconduct allegations against a former wrestling coach two decades ago at Ohio State.
Marie Solis
7.13.18
assault

These 9 Politicians Have Resigned for Sexual Misconduct in the Wake of #MeToo

Eric Schneiderman isn't nearly the first.
Leila Ettachfini
5.9.18
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