Misogyny

Carer jailed for raping disabled woman after dressing her in stockings and wig

<b>An evil carer who raped a severely disabled woman after dressing her up like a vicar has been jailed for 18 years.</b><p>Robert Mason, 59, dressed his …

Crime

Third woman accuses Weinstein of sexual assault in London

<b>London (CNN) —</b> A third woman in London has made sexual assault allegations against disgraced Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein.<p>London Metropolitan Police said they received a report Sunday from a woman alleging an assault took place in 1992 in west London. CNN has been able to verify that the report …

Celebrity News

Gabrielle Union — a rape survivor — spoke about sexual assault in a powerful series of tweets

If anything can be considered a silver lining amidst the horrific allegations against Harvey Weinstein, it’s that so many women have felt empowered …

Gabrielle Union

Pakistan government accused of 'mainstreaming' misogyny after legally endorsing honour killing advocates

Lawyers have condemned a Pakistan government decision to support notoriously violent tribal councils, arguing that the country is “mainstreaming” …

Pakistan

What is ‘Me too’ on Facebook & Twitter and why is it trending?

Actor Alyssa Milano took to Twitter Sunday evening to start a conversation showing the magnitude of sexual assault.<p>She tweeted “Suggested by a …

Harvey Weinstein

Gretchen Carlson Urges Women & Men to 'Open the Floodgates' After Harvey Weinstein Allegations

Gretchen Carlson is encouraging men and women everywhere to contribute to the ongoing national dialogue on sexual harassment in the wake of the many …

Harvey Weinstein

Accuser subpoenas Trump for documents related to sexual assault allegation

A woman who accused President Donald Trump of sexual assault subpoenaed his campaign for all documents related to the numerous sexual assault …

Donald Trump

Australia launches revenge porn reporting tool

<b>Australia has set up the first national reporting tool to help victims of revenge porn.</b><p>Revenge porn, or image-based abuse, is the sharing of explicit images without consent.<p>The online portal provides advice on getting the images removed, reporting the abuse to authorities and pursuing legal …

Australian News

Gretchen Carlson: How to end the cycle of sexual harassment

The former Fox News Network host, whose new book 'Be Fierce: Stop Harassment and Take Your Power Back' is out Tuesday, delivers a personal message about ending workplace harassment. Josmar Taveras

News (U.S.)

#MeToo brings stories of sexual harassment and assault to social media

The two words "me too" have sparked a large conversation on social media.<p>Many are posting the phrase on social media to show how common sexual …

Social Media

Trump calls past sexual assault allegations against him 'fake news'

President Trump on Monday again denied allegations of sexual assault made against him before taking office, calling the claims "fake news" and …

Donald Trump

Strengthen use of sex offender register - parliament urges basic education department

Sexual violence against pupils at schools has reached disturbing levels with calls for better safety measures to be put into place to safeguard …

News (South Africa)

"The Howard Stern Show" - October 16, 2017

This app was designed to make survivors feel safe about reporting sexual assault

Allegations against Harvey Weinstein have reignited a nationwide conversation about protecting women from sexual assault. With two out of three …

Gear & Gadgets

‘He started asking me how I had liked it when he touched my breasts’: Gretchen Carlson says harassment began before Roger Ailes

Former Fox News anchor Gretchen Carlson said on Monday that she views recent sexual harassment allegations against Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein as a sign that women feel increasingly emboldened to speak out about abusive behavior by powerful men.<p>“I’m incredibly optimistic with where we are, …

Politics

Don't Forget About All the Other Harvey Weinsteins

The Harvey Weinstein scandal—the allegations of sexual assault and harassment only recently brought to light (but dating back for decades)—has dominated every corner of the media, subsuming even Trump's latest tweets. Part of the reason we’re still talking about Harvey Weinstein is because he is …

Harvey Weinstein

Trump hit with subpoena for documents related to sexual assault allegations

Lawyers for one of the several women who accused President Donald Trump of sexual assault last year have filed a subpoena demanding the White House …

Donald Trump

On Weinstein coverage, Fox News summits the Everest of hypocrisy

There was Tucker Carlson last week on Fox News, escorting NBC News to the woodshed. A frequent target of conservative commentators, NBC News on this occasion had failed to bring home the sexual-harassment story on movie mogul Harvey Weinstein, of Miramax fame. Though NBC News launched an …

Opinion

Australia takes on revenge porn

The Australian government wants to help victims of revenge porn.<p>A new online reporting portal from the country's eSafety Commissioner's office aims to assist people who have suffered from the spread of intimate, nude or sexual images distributed without consent.<p>Revenge porn has affected one in five …

Australia tackles revenge porn with a national reporting tool

Companies like Microsoft, Google, Twitter and Facebook have in the past made attempts to help victims of revenge porn, but it's still a big problem as recent incidents have made very clear. Well the Australian government has been working on a way to address the issue, <i>Gizmodo</i> reports, and the result …

Technology

Hollyoaks' Lysette Anthony vows to face Harvey Weinstein in British court and says 'he can't hurt me anymore'

Lysette Anthony has vowed to do all she can to bring Harvey ­Weinstein to justice after claiming the movie mogul raped her in the late 80s.<p>The …

The Oscars

Naughty Dog Sexual Assault: Former ‘Uncharted’ Dev Claims He Was Sexually Harassed

David Ballard, a former employee of Naughty Dog who has worked on ‘Uncharted’ and ‘The Last of Us,’ is now claiming that he was sexually harassed …

Carlson says nation shifting on harassment issue

NEW YORK (AP) — Gretchen Carlson says the Harvey Weinstein scandal shows the nation may be in the midst of a profound cultural shift on the issue of sexual harassment.<p>Carlson's lawsuit against former Fox News Channel CEO Roger Ailes led to his ouster last year. She said the "me too" social media …

Entertainment

Rapists among hundreds of sex offenders let off with a caution in London

Rapists are among hundreds of sex offenders in London only given cautions for their crimes, new figures have revealed.<p>The revelations have prompted …

Cracking Oral Sex Jokes, Power Pervert Berlusconi Mounts a Comeback While Italy Laughs at Weinstein Victims

Despite a history of disgusting behavior toward women, Berlusconi wants to be kingmaker in Italy. It might work, as Italy is showing it find the Weinstein mess hilarious.<p>ROME—Silvio Berlusconi standardized the use of blatant sexual harassment and icky innuendo as a way for young women to advance …

Italy

Harvey Weinstein sexual harassment row: What we need to get right about 'consent'

Consent.<p>That most bandied about word acquired more layers of sleaze this week as Harvey Weinstein — the once powerful Hollywood movie mogul — claimed …

Harvey Weinstein

George Clooney Now Stands Accused Of Silencing A Sexual Assault Victim

As fallout from the <b>Harvey Weinstein</b> revelations and accusations continues to mount, more and more of Tinseltown’s A-listers are being called out for …

Hollywood

Three new assault allegations made against Weinstein: report

Three new allegations of sexual or physical assault have been made against Harvey Weinstein, according to a new report.<p>The Washington Post reported …

Harvey Weinstein

Serial child molester 'sexually assaulted in jail'

Child molester Paul Orritt says he was sexually assaulted in jail.<p>A father of four who picked girls up from a town centre and plied them with alcohol …

Crime

Amazon suspends programming chief over sexual harassment allegations

The Harvey Weinstein sexual harassment scandal is expanding with questions now about the survival of The Weinstein Company, which he co-founded and bears his name. Some talent agencies are steering clear. Plus, TMZ looked at Harvey's contract and it actually said he could get sued for sexual …

Business