MeToo

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Flashpoint
December 09, 2018 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- This week on Flashpoint: Host and KYW Community Affairs reporter Cherri Gregg asks the burning questions about the Me Too Movement. Recently, Me Too creator Tarana Burke released a TedX Talk saying the movement is sometimes "unrecognizable." Originally created a...
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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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Ruth D-Eredita, poses for a portrait in her home in Vienna, Va., Friday, Oct. 5, 2018.
AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin
October 13, 2018 - 12:08 pm
BOSTON (AP) — For 35 years, Ruth D'Eredita tried to dismiss her former professor's behavior — the way he touched her, groped her and kissed her. But last year, as dozens of women came forward to share similar encounters with powerful men, she started to see her memories differently. "It made me...
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Stuart Waldman with Rise and Resist holds up a sign in silent protest as President Donald Trump's former chief strategist Steve Bannon speaks during an ideas festival sponsored by The Economist, Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018, in New York.
AP Photo/Mary Altaffer
September 16, 2018 - 9:03 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's former chief strategist says he's surprised the #MeToo movement hasn't had more impact on corporate America. Steve Bannon says he thinks Time's Up is "the single most powerful potential political movement in the world." Bannon spoke Saturday in New York...
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Jeff Fager
AP Photo/Richard Drew, File
September 12, 2018 - 2:43 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — CBS News on Wednesday fired "60 Minutes" top executive Jeff Fager, who has been under investigation following reports that he groped women at parties and tolerated an abusive workplace. The network news president, David Rhodes, said Fager's firing was "not directly related" to the...
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Casey Affleck
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August 09, 2018 - 8:24 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Casey Affleck has been mostly absent from the public eye for the past year, but in the wake of the #MeToo and Time's Up movements and with a new film coming out this fall, he is for the first time addressing lingering questions about earlier harassment allegations. The 42-year-...
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(AP Photo)
July 01, 2018 - 12:34 am
CALIFORNIA (AP) -- Andy Samberg says he and others who appear on "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" are in awe of fellow cast member Terry Crews after the ex-football player's testimony to U.S. senators earlier this week about sexual assault. Support for the actor hasn't been universal. Rapper 50 Cent mocked...
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former President Bill Clinton
AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews
June 04, 2018 - 9:08 am
By Anne Flaherty, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Former President Bill Clinton says the #MeToo movement is overdue. But he's bristling at questions about Monica Lewinsky. In an interview with NBC's "Today Show" released Monday, Clinton was asked whether he should have resigned 20 years ago for...
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