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October 16, 2017 4:22 PM #MeToo campaign proves scope of sexual harassment, flaw in Mayim Bialik's op-ed

I was going to write a dispute of Mayim Bialik’s problematic sexual harassment op-ed, but tens of thousands of women and men beat me to it with two simple, terrible words: Me too. The one-two gut punch populated social media feeds for most of Sunday, inspired by a viral post (credited originally to a tweet from actress Alyssa Milano) that reads: “If all the women 125

October 16, 2017 3:16 PM “Me too”: Alyssa Milano urged assault victims to tweet in solidarity. The response was massive

Actress Alyssa Milano took to Twitter on Sunday with an idea, suggested by a friend, she said. She urged any women who have been sexually harassed or assaulted to write two words on Twitter: “Me too.” “If all the women who have been sexually harassed or assaulted wrote ‘Me too’ as a status, we might give people a sense of the magnitude of the problem 129

October 16, 2017 2:56 PM #MeToo campaign shines light on those sexually harassed or assaulted

Over the past 24 hours, a social media campaign highlighting and empowering victims of sexual assault and abuse has taken over Twitter. Actress Alyssa Milano was one of the first to share the call for a "me too" hashtag, writing, "If you’ve been sexually harassed or assaulted write ‘me too’ as a reply to this tweet." She shared a note from a friend 123

October 15, 2017 11:13 PM Naughty Dog Sexual Assault: Former ‘Uncharted’ Dev Claims He Was Sexually Harassed

David Ballard, a former employee of Naughty Dog who has worked on ‘Uncharted’ and ‘The Last of Us,’ is now claiming that he was sexually harassed while he was working at the American first-party video game developer. Ballard says he has now mustered his courage to reveal his story because of the number of people in the Hollywood industry who are voicing 70

October 15, 2017 9:46 PM Naughty Dog Responds To Sexual Harassment Allegations

David Ballard says he was offered $20,000 to agree to the termination and stay silent on the matter. Naughty Dog, the Sony-owned studio behind Uncharted and The Last Of Us, has responded to the claims of sexual harassment from a former employee. In a series of tweets this weekend, David Ballard, who was an environment artist at the studio, alleged that he was "sexually 68

October 15, 2017 6:14 PM Former Employee Claims He Was Sexually Harassed At Naughty Dog

This weekend, former Naughty Dog employee David Ballard took to Twitter with accusations that he had been sexually harassed by a project lead while working with the studio. A day later, Naughty Dog has posted a response refuting the claims. On Oct. 14, Ballard posted a series of tweets explaining why he no longer worked at Naughty Dog. The tweets include 89

October 15, 2017 11:18 AM Motion picture academy kicks out disgraced Harvey Weinstein

LOS ANGELES - The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences expelled Harvey Weinstein on Saturday amid mounting sexual harassment, assault and rape accusations against the disgraced Hollywood mogul. An emergency meeting of its 54-member board of governors, which includes stars such as Tom Hanks, Whoopi Goldberg and Laura Dern, voted "well in excess 147

October 15, 2017 8:38 AM Harvey Weinstein: Woody Allen 'sad' for producer over sexual assault allegations

Woody Allen has said he is "sad" for Harvey Weinstein as the producer faces numerous allegations of sexual assault. The filmmaker said he had heard rumours but not "these horror stories" after a number of women came forward to accuse Weinstein of assault. Weinstein has been credited with reviving Allen's career after Allen was accused of abusing Dylan 106

October 13, 2017 9:48 AM Pink: There's a silver lining in Weinstein case

Pink thinks there's a 'silver lining' in the ongoing sexual harassment allegations surrounding Harvey Weinstein. LOS ANGELES – Pink thinks there’s a “silver lining” in the ongoing sexual harassment allegations surrounding Harvey Weinstein, as she says it’s helping bring women together. The 38-year-old singer admits she’s never been in a situation like the women 131

October 13, 2017 6:49 AM The battle for Marchesa: Georgina Chapman splits from Harvey Weinstein

Critics speculated as to whether the 41-year-old would support her husband of 10 years, with whom she has two children, India Pearl (7) and Dashiell (4). Weinstein seemed confident, saying: "She stands 100pc behind me. Georgina and I have talked about this at length… Georgina will be with Lisa [his lawyer, who resigned five days ago] and others kicking 467