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Is Congress Going to Fix Its Sexual Harassment Problem? Is Congress Going to Fix Its Sexual Harassment Problem?

Last year, shortly after MeToo took off in Hollywood, attention quickly turned toward Capitol Hill’s own issues, including allegations against Roy Moore and Al Franken. Rep. Jackie Speier revealed that she had experienced unwanted sexual advances as a young congressional staffer and launched the #MeTooCongress hashtag…

Ann Curry on NBC and Matt Lauer: 'It’s Not About Whether I’m Satisfied' Ann Curry on NBC and Matt Lauer: 'It’s Not About Whether I’m Satisfied'

Ann Curry’s PBS show We’ll Meet Again is about revisiting events that have transformed people’s lives: surviving a war or a natural disaster, escaping Cuba or the Holocaust, or participating in a political revolution for your civil rights. In a recent interview with the New York Times Magazine, which published on…

Former New York AG Eric Schneiderman Won't Face Criminal Charges Over Assault Allegations Former New York AG Eric Schneiderman Won't Face Criminal Charges Over Assault Allegations

Former New York state attorney general Eric T. Schneiderman, who resigned in May after four women accused him of sexual misconduct, will not face criminal charges.

Harassed Out of Hollywood: A Veteran Stuntwoman Reflects on Life in the Movies and on the Blacklist Harassed Out of Hollywood: A Veteran Stuntwoman Reflects on Life in the Movies and on the Blacklist

Throughout the ’60s, ’70s, and ’80s, Jean Coulter was a leading stuntwoman in Hollywood, racking up hundreds of credits on shows like Charlie’s Angels, Wonder Woman, M*A*S*H*, and Days of Our Lives. She is perhaps most recognizable from Jaws 2, in which she played the ski boat driver who attempts to set the villainous…

No More Corporate-Sponsored Strip Club Visits for Under Armour Bros :( No More Corporate-Sponsored Strip Club Visits for Under Armour Bros :(

Earlier this year, Under Armour employees received a bummer of an email! It notified them that they would no longer be allowed to whip out the corporate card at strip clubs and treat lap dances as a business expense. Poor buddies! So sad. HashtagMeTooHasGoneTooFar.

Men in the Ballet World Are Protected By a 'Boys' Club Mentality'  Men in the Ballet World Are Protected By a 'Boys' Club Mentality' 

Earlier this year, Alexandra Waterbury sued her ex-boyfriend, a principal dancer at the New York City Ballet, and the dance company after she found explicit photos and videos of her that were shared on a group text of other male dancers. She says the photos were taken without her consent.

Democrats Finally Realizing Bill Clinton Is Bad Democrats Finally Realizing Bill Clinton Is Bad

It took them a minute, but Democrats are finally realizing that Bill Clinton is bad.

Leaked Internal Report: Famous Buddhist Leader Noah Levine Was Accused of Rape and Assault  Leaked Internal Report: Famous Buddhist Leader Noah Levine Was Accused of Rape and Assault 

In mid-August, Jezebel wrote about the murky sexual abuse allegations surrounding Noah Levine, an influential Buddhist teacher based in Los Angeles. In the time since our story was published, the meditation society that Levine founded has dissolved under the weight of those allegations and the community he was at the…

New Hampshire Lawmaker Accused of Hitting Porn Producer Says It's #MeToo's Fault, or Something New Hampshire Lawmaker Accused of Hitting Porn Producer Says It's #MeToo's Fault, or Something

A New Hampshire lawmaker is alleged to have produced and starred in a porn film and then assaulted his business partner “after he felt his scenes didn’t go well,” according to an Associated Press story that I had to read approximately a dozen times to ensure that I actually was understanding things correctly.

Sigourney Weaver Says She Would Work With Roman Polanski Again Sigourney Weaver Says She Would Work With Roman Polanski Again

The Hollywood Reporter did a lengthy interview with Sigourney Weaver that focused heavily on the entertainment industry, the #MeToo movement, and the upcoming midterm elections—but nestled in the Q&A is a bit where Weaver defends the possibility of working with director Roman Polanski, who she previously worked with…

Zoë Kravitz Says She Worked With a Director Whose Behavior Was 'Totally Inappropriate' Zoë Kravitz Says She Worked With a Director Whose Behavior Was 'Totally Inappropriate'

Zoë Kravitz is on the cover of the new issue of Rolling Stone, paying homage to her mother by recreating Lisa Bonet’s nude cover shoot from 1988. In the accompanying profile, published Monday on the magazine’s site, Kravitz tells Rolling Stone contributor Josh Eells about a creepy director she worked with early on in…

Virginia Madsen on AIDS Drama 1985 and the Harassment She Experienced as a Hollywood 'Hot Babe' Virginia Madsen on AIDS Drama 1985 and the Harassment She Experienced as a Hollywood 'Hot Babe'

“It’s expected that I’m going to have an opinion about things,” actor Virginia Madsen said Thursday in a Midtown cafe. We were meeting to discuss 1985, Yen Tan’s acclaimed black-and-white drama about a man named Adrian (Cory Michael Smith) who goes home to visit his family during the titular year, knowing it may be…

Topshop Owner Philip Green Named in Sexual Harassment Claims 

Sir Philip Green—owner of Topshop and many other famous British brands—has been revealed as the mystery British businessman at the center of a sexual harassment story whose name the Telegraph was blocked from revealing, thanks to a protective thicket of NDAs. The twist is that what circumvented this legal strategy was…

The Woman Who Accused Catfish's Nev Schulman of Misconduct Says She Was Excluded From the Investigation The Woman Who Accused Catfish's Nev Schulman of Misconduct Says She Was Excluded From the Investigation

Earlier this year a woman named Ayissha Morgan, who appeared on MTV’s Catfish in 2015, posted two videos on her YouTube account detailing sexual misconduct by host Nev Schulman and sexual assault by a PA on the program.

The FDA Is a Complete Mess When It Comes to Dealing With Sexual Harassment  The FDA Is a Complete Mess When It Comes to Dealing With Sexual Harassment 

A new report by BuzzFeed News has found that federal agencies like the Food and Drug Administration are, if you can believe it, wildly unprepared to handle sexual misconduct claims.

Uber Driver Allegedly Groped and Kidnapped a Woman, Charged Her $1,047 Uber Driver Allegedly Groped and Kidnapped a Woman, Charged Her $1,047

A woman in New York says she was kidnapped by her Uber driver, assaulted, driven 80 miles away from where she entered the car, and charged $1,047 for the trip.

Something Is Wrong in This House: How Bluebeard Became the Definitive Fairy Tale of Our Era Something Is Wrong in This House: How Bluebeard Became the Definitive Fairy Tale of Our Era

A door that locks without anyone touching it, rendering escape impossible. A large man who overpowers, beast-like. A man wears a mask of virtue that he removes behind closed doors. These striking and grotesque images could have sprung from fairy tales, but they didn’t—they’re from real testimonies by real women, over…

The Fiction of #MeToo's Beginning and End  The Fiction of #MeToo's Beginning and End 

The first person I talked to about the Harvey Weinstein story was my mom. She was visiting me in New York and we were about to go on a week-long trip to Paris. Once we were in Paris, I remember feeling distinctly happy for the opportunity to turn off my phone and ignore the news. My mom and I didn’t talk about it at…

Hillary Clinton Claims Bill Clinton's Affair With Monica Lewinsky Was 'Absolutely Not' an Abuse of Power Hillary Clinton Claims Bill Clinton's Affair With Monica Lewinsky Was 'Absolutely Not' an Abuse of Power

Hillary Clinton appears to have skipped this season of Slow Burn, claiming in a CBS interview on Sunday that Bill Clinton did not abuse his position of power when he had an affair with then-intern Monica Lewinsky. Why? Because Lewinsky “was an adult” at the time.

Young Chinese #MeToo and Labor Rights Activist Has Been Missing for Weeks After Being Detained by Police Young Chinese #MeToo and Labor Rights Activist Has Been Missing for Weeks After Being Detained by Police

Yue Xin, a #MeToo activist in China, has been missing for more than six weeks, after she was detained by state police at the end of August over her participation in a labor rights protest. It’s a grim reminder that activists in China can—and often do—face extreme repercussions for their organizing.

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