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October 18, 2017 7:21 PM Marisa Coughlan Comes Forward With Harvey Weinstein Story: "He Wanted to Barter Sex for Movie Roles"

The actress, who now also works as a writer, recalls a string of encounters with the disgraced movie mogul who she claims propositioned her multiple times while she worked for Miramax. The Peninsula Hotel. A powerful movie mogul. An actress whose star was on the rise. A penthouse meeting about movie projects and a promise for starring roles in upcoming 144

October 16, 2017 6:15 PM #MeToo: Sexual harassment stories sweep social media after Weinstein allegations

It was a reaction to sexual abuse allegations against film mogul Harvey Weinstein, who's denied having non-consensual sex with anyone. LONDON - Millions of women across the world have been sharing their experiences of sexual harassment and abuse in an online campaign using the hashtag #MeToo on Twitter and with rolling posts on Facebook. The social media 139

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 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 69

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 67

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 87

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 145

October 14, 2017 11:05 PM Opinion: Harvey Weinstein's Hollywood is everywhere

The allegation that the Hollywood mogul sexually assaulted numerous women should come as no surprise, says feminist Anne Wizorek. And yet, the fact that it does testifies to the silent prevalence of everyday sexism. The cat is out of the bag: Harvey Weinstein, prominent Hollywood producer and titan of the film industry, has been accused of systematically 125

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