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Scotland Yard Is Now Investigating Third Sexual Assault Complaint Against Kevin Spacey Scotland Yard Is Now Investigating Third Sexual Assault Complaint Against Kevin Spacey

Last November Scotland Yard announced it was investigating a second sexual assault allegation against Kevin Spacey. Now, they’re reportedly investigating a third claim against the actor filed in December.

Keira Knightley Says Modern-Day Women Characters 'Nearly Always Get Raped' Keira Knightley Says Modern-Day Women Characters 'Nearly Always Get Raped'

If you’ve seen a historical film in the past 10 years or so, then you have definitely seen a lot of Keira Knightley and heard a lot of her accent. Atonement. Anna Karenina. Pride & Prejudice. The Duchess. Etc. There’s one explanation for that.

We Harpies Want More We Harpies Want More

The Harvey Weinstein stories opened the floodgates in early October, but the fervor with which subsequent stories are released and consumed shows no signs of abating. And for all the high-profile hand-wringing about “witch hunts,” “social intimidation,” and “moral flattening” that’s accompanied the avalanche of naming…

Submarine Inventor Peter Madsen Charged With Murder of Kim Wall Submarine Inventor Peter Madsen Charged With Murder of Kim Wall

Peter Madsen, the Danish submarine inventor who previously admitted to dismembering journalist Kim Wall’s body but denied killing her, has been charged with murder, CNN reports.

Timothée Chalamet to Donate His Salary From Woody Allen Film  Timothée Chalamet to Donate His Salary From Woody Allen Film 

Timothée Chalamet may be “new here,” but he’s already acting more honorably than the majority of his colleagues in Hollywood, announcing on Instagram that he’ll be donating his salary from his forthcoming Woody Allen movie to three different organizations.

Stunt Coordinator Joel Kramer Let Go By Talent Agency Following Allegations of Abuse From Eliza Dushku Stunt Coordinator Joel Kramer Let Go By Talent Agency Following Allegations of Abuse From Eliza Dushku

On Saturday, Eliza Dushku alleged in a Facebook post that she was sexually assaulted by stunt coordinator Joel Kramer while on the set of True Lies. On Sunday, he was dropped from his agency, Worldwide Production Agency.

A Third Actress Says She Will Not Work With Woody Allen (Next Time)  A Third Actress Says She Will Not Work With Woody Allen (Next Time) 

Dylan Farrow’s abuse has been public for most of her life. Evidence that Woody Allen assaulted and frequently fondled her was well publicized during a custody battle allegedly prompted by a child abuse investigation in 1993 (court papers here). She first spoke out as an adult to Vanity Fair in 2013, then again…

Women Are Being Sexually Harassed By Their Landlords and Property Owners Women Are Being Sexually Harassed By Their Landlords and Property Owners

Every day since October, the news cycle has been flooded with stories of sexual harassment and assault in the workplace. But a new report from BBC sheds light on another, potentially even more pervasive form of misconduct: The kind that takes place where women live.

Capitol CEO Explained to Executives Why XXXTentacion Was Worth Signing Despite Abuse Allegations Capitol CEO Explained to Executives Why XXXTentacion Was Worth Signing Despite Abuse Allegations

The last we heard about XXXTentacion, the rising rapper who was charged with beating and strangling his pregnant girlfriend in October 2016, he was hit with seven new felonies related to witness tampering.

How One Photographer Is Documenting Sexual Harassment How One Photographer Is Documenting Sexual Harassment

In a series of frank and straightforward portraits, ordinary women meet the gaze of photographer Eliza Hatch’s camera. They are accompanied by equally ordinary stories, recounting incidents of street harassment and sexual assault. “He put his hand up my skirt,” says Olivia, her gingham dress backlit by the sun.…

Democrats Invite Sexual Assault Survivors to the State of the Union Democrats Invite Sexual Assault Survivors to the State of the Union

A handful of Democratic House members have invited sexual assault survivors as their guests to the State of the Union address at the end of this month.

Academia's 'Shitty Men' List Has Around 2,000 Entries Detailing Sexual Misconduct at Universities Academia's 'Shitty Men' List Has Around 2,000 Entries Detailing Sexual Misconduct at Universities

An anonymous survey launched in the wake of the #MeToo movement, inviting survivors of sexual harassment and assault to catalogue their experiences of abuse in academia, has collected more than 2,000 entries since November 30.

Catherine Deneuve, Catherine Millet, and More French Women Sign Letter Against #MeToo Catherine Deneuve, Catherine Millet, and More French Women Sign Letter Against #MeToo

A letter published in the newspaper Le Monde, signed by 100 French women, argues that the #MeToo movement has gotten out of hand.

Megachurch Pastor's Book Pulled After Woman Alleges He Assaulted Her as a Teenager Megachurch Pastor's Book Pulled After Woman Alleges He Assaulted Her as a Teenager

On Sunday, Highpoint Church preacher Andy Savage told the megachurch congregation that he had “sinned” 20 years ago with a woman named Jules Woodson. At the time of his alleged assault against her, Woodson was 17 years old. The congregation responded with standing applause.

Black Dresses Look Nice, That's Nice Black Dresses Look Nice, That's Nice

At tonight’s Golden Globes, celebrities will be wearing all-black in solidarity with accusers who’ve spoken out about the serial rapist (alleged, fine) who’d been lionized for decades by their peers. And stylists are thrilled about this choice of dissent because there’s like sooo much you can do with black! Here’s a…

Being Tough Won't Save You From Sexual Harassment Being Tough Won't Save You From Sexual Harassment

“For many weeks now, the conversation that has been going on in private about this reckoning is radically different from the public one,” Daphne Merkin contends in an opinion piece on the Me Too movement in the New York Times. Merkin’s piece joins an increasingly repetitive chorus of opinion writers who wonder about…

Roy Moore Accuser Leigh Corfman Is Now Suing Him for Defamation  Roy Moore Accuser Leigh Corfman Is Now Suing Him for Defamation 

Leigh Corfman, the woman who accused failed Senate candidate Roy Moore of sexually assaulting her in 1979 when she was 14-years-old, has filed a defamation lawsuit against Moore and his campaign.

Terry Richardson Is Reportedly Being Investigated by the NYPD  Terry Richardson Is Reportedly Being Investigated by the NYPD 

Terry Richardson, the photographer who for several years now has been accused of sexual harassment and assault by multiple women, is reportedly being investigated by the NYPD.

L.A. District Attorney's Office Is Evaluating Two Police Investigations of Harvey Weinstein L.A. District Attorney's Office Is Evaluating Two Police Investigations of Harvey Weinstein

Here’s a brief update on how some potential legal action against Harvey Weinstein—whom many dozens of women have accused of sexual misconduct—is panning out.

Alice Glass Says She'll Testify In Court Against Crystal Castles' Ethan Kath Over Rape Allegations Alice Glass Says She'll Testify In Court Against Crystal Castles' Ethan Kath Over Rape Allegations

In October Alice Glass, formerly of Crystal Castles, wrote a harrowing testimony on her website alleging she had endured physical and psychological abuse by band member Ethan Kath. After Kath filed a defamation lawsuit against Glass in November, she has now responded saying that she will take the stand against him.

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