“McDonald’s chief executive officer has been pushed out of the company after violating company policy by engaging in a consensual relationship with an employee”
Two items from the New York Times story that has re-opened the Brett Kavanaugh debate again
The big problem with advocating for victims of sexual assault is that nobody wants to believe it when it’s a public figure that they admire.
Yet with all that training, we get no instruction about what to do when the accused abuser is a fellow teacher.
The retired Air Force fighter pilot would surely have a perspective to bring to the proceedings from her 27 years of service. The hearing got a lot more personal than that.
Dying is easy.
Comedy is hard.
Red Dead Redemption 2 has many bad things happen to good people.
You are one of the bad things.
The lawsuit, and Elliott’s plan to “dox” and expose the women who anonymously added to the list, were met with the expected mixed reaction, from cheers of encouragement to Elliott for “fighting back”, to, of course, GoFundMes for both parties.
In the aftermath of his attempt to rehabilitate Jian Ghomeshi, Ian Buruma is out as the editor of the New York Review Of Books. He will not be missed.
When do sex offenders stop paying for their crimes?
Asia Argento is a director and an actor, but to many she is better known for two things: being the girlfriend of the late and beloved Anthony Bourdain, and one of the first women to accuse Harvey Weinstein of rape. As recent headlines have revealed, she is also an accused rapist.
“It is NOT a beauty pageant! It is a scholarship program!” is the famous line about a fictional competition in the movie Miss Congeniality. But major changes announced to the annual crowning of Miss America are real, right down to not calling it a pageant, with the aim being more competition and less beauty emphasis.
Harvey Weinstein, once the most powerful of Hollywood moguls, is under arrest in New York City. The producer, whose alleged sexual abuse of women became a catalyst for the #metoo movement, turned himself in to authorities Friday morning.
New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, one of the first to prosecute a big name in the #MeToo era, is now facing his own moment under suspicion.
Hylas, Nymphs, and #MeToo. A missed opportunity for a conversation.
Bill Cosby has been found guilty on three counts of sexual assault. While not overly surprising, to millions who grew up with the family friendly comedians public persona, it is still an astonish fall from grace.
It’s not as easy a question as you might think.