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Harvey Weinstein’s latest accuser claims he assaulted her knowing she was only 16

Harvey Weinstein’s latest accuser claims he assaulted her knowing she was only 16

The mogul "wasted no time in aggressively and threateningly demanding sex.”
What Google’s walkout means for workplaces everywhere

What Google’s walkout means for workplaces everywhere

Google employees have begun a global walkout today, demanding that the company address issues around its treatment of women and specifically of sexual harassment allegations.…
Speed Bumps for Sex: Florida Mayor Accused of Abusing Power With a Constituent

Speed Bumps for Sex: Florida Mayor Accused of Abusing Power With a Constituent

David Stewart has been the mayor of Lantana, Florida since 2000 and denies the allegations.
#MeToo: Americans Are More Divided by Party Than Gender When Considering Sexual Harassment, Poll Says

#MeToo: Americans Are More Divided by Party Than Gender When Considering Sexual Harassment, Poll Says

75% of Republicans said the movement has gone too far, compared to 21% of Democrats.
Sundar Pichai’s Sexual Misconduct Minefield: Why the Google CEO Is Supporting a Walkout As Another Exec Exits

Sundar Pichai’s Sexual Misconduct Minefield: Why the Google CEO Is Supporting a Walkout As Another Exec Exits

"I understand the anger and disappointment that many of you feel," he told employees.
Sundar Pichai’s Sexual Misconduct Minefield: Why the Google CEO Is Supporting a Walkout As Another Exec Exits

Sundar Pichai’s Sexual Misconduct Minefield: Why the Google CEO Is Supporting a Walkout As Another Exec Exits

"I understand the anger and disappointment that many of you feel," he told employees.
Anita Hill tells YWCA Silicon Valley: ‘I will not retreat now’

Anita Hill tells YWCA Silicon Valley: ‘I will not retreat now’

Some had hoped that Christine Blasey Ford would have attended the event, but the psychology professor at Palo Alto University has remained out of sight since she testified before the Senate Judiciary
Democrats Embraced #MeToo. But This Candidate Isn’t Running on It

Democrats Embraced #MeToo. But This Candidate Isn’t Running on It

Unlike other Democratic female candidates, Cindy Axne is ignoring hot-button debates about gender and sexual violence and focusing on local issues
Democrats Embraced #MeToo. But This Candidate Isn’t Running on It

Democrats Embraced #MeToo. But This Candidate Isn’t Running on It

Unlike other Democratic female candidates, Cindy Axne is ignoring hot-button debates about gender and sexual violence and focusing on local issues
Protesters Showed Up to Louis C.K.'s Latest Set at the Comedy Cellar

Protesters Showed Up to Louis C.K.'s Latest Set at the Comedy Cellar

They held up signs at the entrance to the venue and asked people to walk out.

Ben Blacker reveals how #MeToo and generations of witch-centric storytelling influenced Hex Wives

Blacker talked with SYFY WIRE about what compelled him to tell a story that's on point with today's #MeToo movement, as well as one that's celebrating the power of witches.
How black feminism saved this Duke professor from himself

How black feminism saved this Duke professor from himself

Mark Anthony Neal is a professor of African and African-American studies and chairs his department at Duke University. He’s taught classes about black performance and…
Activist DeRay McKesson on men who misunderstand feminism: “We don’t lose anything when we are all free”

Activist DeRay McKesson on men who misunderstand feminism: “We don’t lose anything when we are all free”

Few 21st century American activists are more iconic than DeRay McKesson. Four years ago, McKesson’s life looked different. He was working as a school administrator…
Comedian Baratunde Thurston says patriarchy is a trap, and men keep falling for it

Comedian Baratunde Thurston says patriarchy is a trap, and men keep falling for it

Questioning authority is Baratunde Thurston’s second nature, and his life’s mission. It’s a serious pursuit, which he prefers to tackle with humor. A self-defined “technology-loving…
A Penn professor explains why America’s “ideal manhood” is insulting to high-minded men

A Penn professor explains why America’s “ideal manhood” is insulting to high-minded men

As a child living in Ethiopia, Dagmawi Woubshet wanted to be like the diplomats he saw traveling on TV. At 13, he moved to the…
How VC Mark Suster handles the sting of criticism when he speaks up about sexism in Silicon Valley

How VC Mark Suster handles the sting of criticism when he speaks up about sexism in Silicon Valley

Late in 2017, as the Me Too Movement continued to mount, the Los Angeles-based venture capital fund Upfront Ventures held a day-long retreat, educating employees…
A Nigerian CEO’s advice to men who fear being vocal about feminism will hurt their career

A Nigerian CEO’s advice to men who fear being vocal about feminism will hurt their career

In 1997, when Oscar Ekponimo was 11, his father lost his job. The family sometimes wouldn’t eat for two or three days. During that time…
“Black-ish” creator Kenya Barris says American men will cause their own downfall

“Black-ish” creator Kenya Barris says American men will cause their own downfall

It may have come as a surprise to Hollywood’s old guard when Girls Trip, the underestimated 2017 comedy starring Tiffany Haddish, Jada Pinkett Smith, Regina…
Trans actor Jake Graf recounts how Hollywood treats him differently since he transitioned

Trans actor Jake Graf recounts how Hollywood treats him differently since he transitioned

Actor Jake Graf was perceived by the world as a woman for nearly 30 years, making him intimately aware of the biases women face in…
Why this VC, beloved by Rihanna and Muhammad Ali, views manhood as malfunctioning software

Why this VC, beloved by Rihanna and Muhammad Ali, views manhood as malfunctioning software

Marcus Glover is known for developing some of the most memorable advertising campaigns of our time, including the McDonald’s slogan, “I’m lovin’ it.” He has…