#MeToo

Tarana Burke
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October 15, 2018 - 2:37 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Eight groups across the nation have been awarded funding from the New York Women's Foundation for their efforts to fight sexual violence. The groups, chosen in consultation with #MeToo founder Tarana Burke, are focused on marginalized and underserved communities, including immigrant...
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In this Sept. 23, 1972 file photo, The Right Rev. Paul Moore Jr. arrives at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine in New York to be installed as the 13th Episcopal bishop of New York.
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October 15, 2018 - 11:17 am
By David Crary, AP National Writer NEW YORK (AP) — With striking displays of candor, the Episcopal Church is acknowledging the potency of the #MeToo movement by officially lamenting its past role in sexual exploitation and pledging steps to combat it. The Protestant denomination's national...
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Arnold Schwarzenegger
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October 11, 2018 - 9:38 pm
By Lisa Respers France, CNN (CNN) -- More than a decade before the #MeToo movement, Arnold Schwarzenegger was accused by multiple women of groping and humiliating them. The year was 2003 and the "Terminator" star was running for governor of California. He denied the allegations at the time and his...
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Amal Clooney and Serena Williams
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Melony Roy
October 11, 2018 - 9:20 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The 15th annual Pennsylvania Conference for Women will host more than 12,000 attendees at the Convention Center for a full day of networking, inspiration and professional development on Friday, Oct. 12. Leaders, thinkers, and innovators — some of the region's most...
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Melania Trump Baby Elephant
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October 08, 2018 - 9:55 am
By Kate Bennett, CNN (CNN) -- First lady Melania Trump on Saturday closed out her first ever solo international trip to Africa in a face-to-face with Egypt's Great Sphinx of Giza, one of the most mysterious statues in the world, which was built in homage to a mythical creature with the head of a...
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Participants from the 8th annual March to End Rape Culture
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Hadas Kuznits
October 05, 2018 - 2:04 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Friday marks the one-year anniversary of the second phase of the #MeToo movement. A local advocate is reflecting on the changing culture. Monique Howard, executive director of Women Organized Against Rape , says women's voices have been amplified by the #MeToo...
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Sixteen Candles
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October 02, 2018 - 11:10 am
By Lisa Respers France, CNN (CNN) -- Molly Ringwald is looking at the movies that made her famous a bit more critically now. In a recent interview with NPR, the actress discussed "Sixteen Candles," the 1984 film directed by the late John Hughes that helped make her the teen queen of that era. In...
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Conway on Kavanaugh support
CNN
September 30, 2018 - 12:53 pm
By Devan Cole (CNN) -- Kellyanne Conway said Sunday that support for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh remains strong despite allegations of sexual assault and misconduct against him that have prompted the reopening of his FBI background check and a delay in his Senate confirmation vote. "Not a...
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Hundreds of protesters rally against the confirmation of Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh on Sept. 24, 2018. They protested for a #BelieveSurvivors Walkout against Kavanaugh, who has been accused by at least two women of sexual assault.
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Kim Glovas
September 25, 2018 - 4:55 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — From the accusations of sexual misconduct against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, to Bill Cosby's sentence of three to 10 years in state prison Tuesday for aggravated indecent assault against Andrea Constand, they highlight the impact the #MeToo movement has...
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Bill Cosby departs the Montgomery County Courthouse on the first day of sentencing in his sexual assault trial on September 24, 2018 in Norristown, Pennsylvania.
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September 25, 2018 - 4:02 pm
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — "Today, justice was served," said Montgomery County District Attorney Kevin Steele following the sentence of now convicted felon Bill Cosby. Cosby left the courtroom Tuesday in handcuffs, on his way to the Montgomery County Correctional Facility to begin his prison...
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