Gretchen Carlson

Gretchen Carlson To Former Fox Colleague Bill O’Reilly: “Who Are U Fooling?”

Gretchen Carlson, the former <i>Fox & Friends</i> co-host whose sexual harassment lawsuit against honcho Roger Ailes set off a domino reaction of allegations …

TV

The Entrenched Origins of Harvey Weinstein

It’s safe to say that three months ago, no one thought we would be here. Even back on Oct. 5, the day the <i>New York Times</i> published its heroic first …

Leadership

Iowa Poll: 41 percent of Iowa women report experiencing workplace sexual harassment

<b>© COPYRIGHT 2017, DES MOINES REGISTER AND TRIBUNE COMPANY</b><p>Nearly one in four employed Iowa women say they have been sexually harassed in the workplace …

Elections

Women have rejected the GOP — the ship must be righted, and fast

Roy MooreRoy Stewart MooreSeth Meyers mocks Roy Moore riding a horse to vote: ‘Two animals not allowed in the mall’ Colbert on Jones victory: 'It's a …

Politics

Fox News Women Furious Over Rupert Murdoch Comments on Sexual Misconduct

The media mogul said claims of rampant sexual harassment at the network are "nonsense."<p>Current and former female Fox News employees say they are stunned, disgusted and “hungry for justice” after media mogul Rupert Murdoch on Thursday dismissed allegations of sexual misconduct at the network as …

Media Industry

Experts gave their best ideas for ending harassment. Here are yours.

<i>Last week, Post Opinions asked 16 leaders for the one best idea to end sexual harassment in our culture. Below are some ideas from readers.</i><p><b>Transparency in firing</b> <br>Don’t be coy about the reasons for dismissing a perpetrator. As a community relations professional who was looped in to these situations, …

Opinion

Savage Love Letter of the Day: Reader Advice Round-up

"As a man, you are not qualified to deal out sex advice to women—especially to lesbians." by Dan SavageRecent Savage Love Letters of the Day: Lesbian</b> …

Psychology

Rupert Murdoch says Fox News harassment stopped with Roger Ailes. He couldn't be more wrong.

Fox News executive chairman Rupert Murdoch reportedly said in a Sky interview that the network’s ongoing culture of sexual harassment was actually …

Liberal View

21st Century Fox: Cleopatra, Planet of the Apes, Star Wars, Titanic, Avatar

by Scott Wilson<p>Walt Disney plans to acquire the film and TV studio and other assets of 21st Century Fox. If approved by regulators, the deal would …

Movies

Tavis Smiley vows to 'fight back' against sexual misconduct claims | NOLA.com

A day after it was revealed that PBS has indefinitely suspended longtime host Tavis Smiley over allegations of sexual impropriety, a defiant Smiley …

New Orleans

Chuck Todd to Megyn Kelly: Trump 'seems to get more enraged' by female criticism

NBC's "Meet the Press" host Chuck Todd said Wednesday that President TrumpDonald John TrumpHouse Democrat slams Donald Trump Jr. for ‘serious case of …

Donald Trump

Kirsten Gillibrand and the Whiplash of #MeToo

A little more than a week ago, or what feels roughly like the time of the Ottoman Empire, given the rhythms of the current news cycle, Kirsten Gillibrand, the junior senator from New York, appeared to have made a grand self-annihilating, political miscalculation. On Dec. 6, three days after a …

Kirsten Gillibrand

MSNBC on #MeToo: ‘Stand Up for Any Woman’, Just Not the Ones Who Accuse Dems

On Tuesday’s <i>MSNBC Live with Katy Tur</i>, former Fox News anchor Gretchen Carlson was brought on to talk about the significance of the #MeToo movement …

Conservative View

How Wall Street Silences Women

Among the business sectors largely absent from the current deluge of sexual harassment revelations is the financial services industry, a behemoth …

Sherrod Brown

Suffolk Poll: Prefer having a female boss? You're more likely to be liberal

Is the answer to sexual harassment in the workplace more female bosses?<p>Americans seem unconvinced about that — except for the most dedicated C-SPAN watchers, perhaps.<p>In a new USA TODAY/Suffolk University Poll, eight in 10 men and two-thirds of women said they didn’t have a preference on whether to …

Kirsten Gillibrand

Men need to change, but do women need to toughen up?

by Laura Kipnis<p>At first it was a lot of enormous media potentates crashing to earth, followed by a bunch of lesser despots and lords, many employed …

Feminism

The Stunning Hypocrisy of Sarah Sanders’s Media Smear

The press routinely corrects any mistakes. The president, meanwhile, has never apologized for nearly 1,700 misleading claims.<p>(A version of this column originally appeared on Poynter.org.)<p>In another Orwellian performance, White House Press Secretary <b>Sarah Huckabee Sanders</b> fulminates about the press, …

Journalism

Why sexual harassment should be treated as a hate crime

The Weinstein moment is making us all a little more aware, and it's safe to say Americans are finally grappling with a complex but crucial idea: …

Feminism

We All Helped Build The Wall Of Silence Around Victims Of Sexual Assault

Gretchen Carlson, whose sexual harassment claims led to Roger Ailes's downfall, recently stated that "the culture of concealment and denial is coming …

Feminism

Ellen Pao explains why Silicon Valley is slower to expel abusive men

• <b>Ellen Pao, former VC who filed a gender discrimination suit, discusses the slow fallout of sexual harassment in Silicon Valley and why the "bro" culture is so entrenched.</b>• <b><br>Ellen explains that when CEOs start companies without thinking about diversity and sexism issues, it ends up becoming extremely</b> …

Diversity

An 87-Year-Old Nun Said She Was Raped in Her Nursing Home. Here’s Why She Couldn't Sue

TIME Health<p>For more, visit TIME Health.<p>I.<p>Sister Irene Morissette always locked her door at night. Maybe it was force of habit from her decades …

U.S. Chamber of Commerce

The one best idea for ending sexual harassment

The past few months have seen a deluge of stories revealing that sexual harassment takes place everywhere, from Hollywood hotel rooms to factory floors. The stories shared by silence breakers have made it impossible to deny how prevalent sexual misconduct is, and how much damage it can do.<p>While the …

Opinion

Lauren Sivan, former Fox News anchor, recounts sexual harassment by Roger Ailes

Former Fox News anchor Lauren Sivan said Roger Ailes, the news channel's late CEO and founder, sexually harassed her — on one occasion by making her …

Roger Ailes

Morning Bits

Steve Schmidt tears into the most cringe-worthy of President Trump’s unhinged sycophants. “I see Republicans who are well aware of Bob Mueller’s record. Sean Hannity knows exactly what Bob Mueller has done for this country. Leave his war record aside in Vietnam. He protected this country after …

Opinion

Sometimes a Stupid Joke is Just a Stupid Joke

by Dan SavageI've read <b>this story</b> twice... and I don't see it. So as much as I hate coming to the defense of a conservative politician (albeit a …

Feminism

Comings and goings at MSNBC— AP leaves network election pool — Lewandowski on Zucker — 30 Rock post-Lauer — Will Gretchen Carlson run?

<b>MSNBC REINSTATED ONE ON-AIR CONTRIBUTOR</b> on Thursday morning, only to bench another by Thursday night. Network president Phil Griffin first announced that liberal commentator Sam Seder could return to the air, just three days after his dismissal over a 2009 rape joke Seder says was intended as a …

Politics

Photos of the Week: Two Resignations, a CR Extension and the Holidays Kick Off

The week of Dec. 4 as captured by Roll Call’s photographers<p>The week on the Hill was not short on news. Michigan Rep. John Conyers Jr. resigned amid …

Politics

Lauren Sivan: Roger Ailes had me sit on his lap

Remember reporter Lauren Sivan? She’s the Harvey Weinstein accuser who found herself trapped in the empty kitchen of his New York restaurant and was …

Conservative View

Problematic Women: TIME Magazine Forgets About Gretchen Carlson and Pro-Lifer Punched In the Face

Join the millions of people who benefit from The Daily Signal’s fair, accurate, trustworthy reporting with direct access to:<p>Intelligence from inside …

Conservative View

One huge company embodies everything vile that the new #metoo legislation is working to fix

• <b>Legislation called "Ending Forced Arbitration for Sexual Harassment Act" was introduced in the House on Wednesday with bipartisan support.</b>• <b><br>It stops employers from forcing employees to sign away their right to sue for sexual harassment.</b>• <b><br>One company embodies everything this legislation is meant to stop</b> …

U.S. Politics