Kevin Spacey

Morrissey says he would kill “vermin” Donald Trump “for the safety of humanity”

"He grabs after everything like a little child. He is not a leader"<p>Morrissey has said in a new interview that he would kill Donald Trump if he could …

Der Spiegel

Throwback: Charlie Rose Interviews Kevin Spacey About Bill Clinton — Just Look at What They Said

In 2015, Charlie Rose, who is currently being accused of several accounts of sexual harassment — including groping — interviewed Kevin Spacey, who is …

Bill Clinton

Al Gore’s dark past is an inconvenient truth

It seems like every time you open the morning paper, more powerful men are being accused of groping, raping and generally treating their female …

Al Gore

Is all forgiven? The strange, troubling resurgence of Mel Gibson

The actor-director seemed unemployable after a string of antisemitic and racist outbursts. But steady work since and a new comedy vehicle suggest his time in the wilderness is up<p>The long, complicated saga known as the Never-Ending Rehabilitation of Mel Gibson unspools another chapter. Gibson is …

Movies

HotPress release Al Porter's final interview before the allegations

<b>On the dramatic spate of sex scandals</b>, “We’re at a watershed moment culturally where what is seen as decent and acceptable behaviour is going to …

News (Ireland)

My Brother Kevin’s Not Tired of Winning

WASHINGTON — <i>Wherever I go, people ask me the same question: “How can he?” How can Kevin support President Trump? Why isn’t he bothered by all the things others find appalling and frightening? Thanksgiving is here, so it’s time for my Republican brother to share his bounteous harvest of …

Opinion

#ChurchToo: Hashtag explains sexual assault goes beyond politics and Hollywood

Social media users are shedding light on sexual abuse that occurs in religious organizations using the hashtag #ChurchToo.<p><b>COMMENTARY: Me too, but now</b> …

Feminism

The biggest Tech Turkeys of 2017

Things get serious, quickly, in this gritty reboot of our annual collection of the lowest points in tech.<p>It's Tech Turkey time.<p>As we gather with friends and family around the dinner table for a Thanksgiving meal, we reflect on the embarrassing gaffes, flops and downright terrible behavior we like …

Black Lives Matter

Morrissey defends Harvey Weinstein, says he would kill President Trump and equates eating animals to The Holocaust

In an interview with German publication Der Spiegel this week, controversial and outspoken pop star Morrissey topped himself. Among other things, he …

Harvey Weinstein

Commentary: Should we be ashamed to watch a Kevin Spacey movie?

MANCHESTER: Enjoying the work of Kevin Spacey the actor doesn’t make you a bad person.<p>Even now, knowing what you’ve read about him in the media, you …

Roman Polanski

The Morning News: It's Thanksgiving, Guns Are Now More Easily Available Now, Shooting Inside Chop Suey, and Seattle "Teacher of the Future" No Longer Has One

by Dan SavageChowing down on Thanksgiving.<b>THANKSGIVING</b>: Some people are <b>celebrating</b>, some people are <b>mourning</b>, some people are telling you to <b>get …

Seattle

Why Tony Veitch has no place on our screens

STUFF<p>The Tony Veitch TV saga<p><b>OPINION:</b> Tony Veitch is a New Zealand sports broadcaster. Tony Veitch broke a woman's back in four places. Tony Veitch …

New Zealand News

Writer and Director Luca Guadagnino Reflects on “Call Me By Your Name”

As writer and director Luca Guadagnino kicks back in his director’s chair onstage at the 55th New York Film Festival, he places his left elbow on the chair’s canvas back and grips his mic in the two o’clock position. He is holding forth on friend and frequent collaborator Tilda Swinton. “She’s …

Armie Hammer

Ken Baker and E! News Part Ways; Say Harassment Probe Unrelated

Three women have accused Baker of sexual misconduct; he denies the accusations<p>E! News and its correspondent Ken Baker have decided to part ways, a …

Entertainment

Is Time on Their Side?

Posted: Nov 23, 2017 12:01 AM<p>Over countless news cycles that churned out multiple allegations of sexual harassment aimed at figures on the right …

Conservative View

What do women want? Parity

We never thought the revolution would come in this manner. But now that it's here – now that abusive men are being cast out from their perches in Hollywood and the media – what to do about it? What do women want? (Please note that, though I'm writing here about women, this holds true for people of …

Feminism

Worth Being Thankful For

Posted: Nov 23, 2017 12:01 AM<p>It’s Thanksgiving Day, so I hope you’re reading this in a tryptophan coma. With that in mind, I’ll keep this short(er …

Conservative View

See How Wes Anderson Hinted At Charlie Rose’s Misconduct In ‘The Royal Tenenbaums’

Another hidden in plain sight situation<p>Just how open are these open secrets coming to light in Hollywood? And how many times has the veil been lifted before, only to go unnoticed by the masses? With more and more victims of workplace misconduct, and emotional and sexual abuse coming forward with …

Wes Anderson

Maybe Ridley Scott Should’ve Read This Memoir Before Replacing Spacey With Plummer

Everyone is terrible, even Captain von Trapp.<p>Earlier this month, director Ridley Scott and Imperative Entertainment decided to drop Kevin Spacey from the upcoming “All the Money in the World” and reshoot scenes with Christopher Plummer in Spacey’s role. Plummer later told Vanity Fair that he thinks …

Christopher Plummer

GOP congressman’s nude photos leaked on Twitter - Salon.com

Representative Joe Barton, R-Tex., has issued an apology after his nude photos surfaced on social media earlier in the week.<p>“While separated from my second wife, prior to the divorce, I had sexual relationships with other mature adult women," Barton said. "Each was consensual. Those relationships …

U.S. Politics

Seth MacFarlane, 'Family Guy,' Called Out Weinstein, Spacey, Ratner and Rose Before Sexual Misconduct Claims

It seems he used his Fox cartoon to call out the high-profile Hollywood figures, who've since been accused of sexual harassment and assault, when …

Seth MacFarlane

Kevin Spacey investigated by police

LONDON - Police in London are investigating a second allegation of sexual assault made against Kevin Spacey.<p>Scotland Yard officials are looking into …

Crime

The Latest: Russell Simmons writes response to allegations

NEW YORK – The Latest on sexual harassment allegations against celebrities and media (all times local):<p>4:15 p.m.<p>Def Jam Records mogul Russell Simmons has penned an essay in response to an allegation from a model that he sexually assaulted her in 1991, reiterating that the relationship was …

Gayle King

Garbage 'Apologies' From Men in Power Prove They Don't Understand Consent

Statements from men accused of sexual misconduct have largely sidestepped the allegations against them, using shrouded​ language to divert attention and willfully misconstrue definitions of harassment and assault.<p>In the wake of sexual assault allegations against Harvey Weinstein, many in Hollywood …

Feminism

The Absolute Worst Apologies By Men Accused of Sexual Assault Post-Harvey Weinstein, Ranked

On Monday evening, the former talk show host Charlie Rose became the latest to join the long list of high-profile men facing sexual harassment, assault, and misconduct allegations since the exposing of Harvey Weinstein as a sexual predator. And, like those before him, Rose's unceremonious welcome …

Feminism

Backstreet Boy Nick Carter accused of forcing singer to have sex

Backstreet Boy Nick Carter has been accused of sexually assaulting a former member of teen girl group Dream at a 2003 booze-a-ramma at his …

Canadian News

Editor’s View: Old Vic inquiry is a good start, but it’s not the end

The Old Vic’s initial investigation into allegations of sexual misconduct while Kevin Spacey was artistic director was more extensive and frank than

Christopher Plummer says he’ll never retire

At 87, Christopher Plummer isn’t just working — he’s busy.<p>He has five movies scheduled for release, including “A Christmas Carol” origin story called …

Christopher Plummer

Believe It Or Not, Mel Gibson Sounds Like The Voice Of Reason On Sexual Harassment

Mel Gibson offered a surprisingly smart take on the wave of sexual harassment allegations that have flooded the entertainment industry, saying it …

Entertainment

Budget 2017 translated: it's basically a load of rubbish

Good afternoon, and welcome to Philip Hammond's Exciting-And-Potentially-Career-Ending Second Budget!<p>Just to show you how exciting it is, and how …

Robert Mugabe