Sex Crimes

‘Transparent’ star Jeffrey Tambor says he may leave show after harassment allegations

‘Transparent’ star Jeffrey Tambor says he may leave show after harassment allegations

Published 20/11/2017

Jeffrey Tambor, the Emmy-winning star of the Amazon web series "Transparent," said on Sunday he did not see how he could return to the show next season after a second person leveled allegations of sexual harassment against him. [more…]

London theater says 20 men made allegations against Kevin Spacey

London theater says 20 men made allegations against Kevin Spacey

Published 16/11/2017

The Old Vic Theatre is seen in London, Britain November 16, 2017. REUTERS/Mary TurnerLONDON (Reuters) - The Old Vic theater in London said on Thursday [more…]

Myanmar army`s self-exoneration draws Amnesty`s scorn

Myanmar army`s self-exoneration draws Amnesty`s scorn

Published 14/11/2017

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Senate Republicans ask Moore to withdraw as new accuser steps forward

Senate Republicans ask Moore to withdraw as new accuser steps forward

Published 14/11/2017

U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell led a chorus of establishment Republicans on Monday urging Roy Moore, the party's Senate candidate in Alabama, to quit the race as a fifth woman came forward with allegations Moore had sexual contact with teenage girls decades ago. [more…]

Bob Geldof calls Aung San Suu Kyi `handmaiden to genocide`

Bob Geldof calls Aung San Suu Kyi `handmaiden to genocide`

Published 13/11/2017

Irish musician and activist Bob Geldof called Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi "a hand maiden to genocide" on Monday as he returned his Freedom of the City of Dublin award in protest over his fellow recipient's response to the repression of Rohingya Muslims. [more…]

Hundreds join Hollywood #MeToo march against sexual abuse

Hundreds join Hollywood #MeToo march against sexual abuse

Published 13/11/2017

Hundreds of people marched in the heart of Hollywood on Sunday to support victims of sexual assault and harassment, inspired by a social media campaign that has portrayed such abuse as a pervasive feature of American life. [more…]

Five women detail sexual misconduct claims against comedian Louis C.K.: report

Five women detail sexual misconduct claims against comedian Louis C.K.: report

Published 10/11/2017

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Chorus of sexual harassment allegations spreads among U.S. statehouses

Chorus of sexual harassment allegations spreads among U.S. statehouses

Published 10/11/2017

Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton on Thursday urged a state lawmaker accused of sexual harassment to step down, the latest fallout from a growing chorus of harassment allegations gripping U.S. statehouses. [more…]

Israeli intelligence firm regrets working for Weinstein, official says

Israeli intelligence firm regrets working for Weinstein, official says

Published 09/11/2017

An Israeli intelligence firm which reportedly helped Harvey Weinstein gather information on women accusing him of sexual harassment and assault is sorry it agreed to work with the Hollywood producer, a company official said on Thursday. [more…]

Kevin Spacey to be erased from Sony film about Getty kidnapping: reports

Kevin Spacey to be erased from Sony film about Getty kidnapping: reports

Published 09/11/2017

The director and producers of the completed but unreleased Hollywood film "All the Money in the World" have chosen to remove Kevin Spacey from the movie, recast his role and reshoot his scenes following sexual misconduct allegations against the actor. [more…]