Tarana Burke

How #MeToo Is Changing How Men Cope With Sexual Trauma

In the US, one in six men say they've experienced sexual assault. But experts say that number is actually higher.<p>When you think about sexual assault …

Student Athletes

Ivana Bacik says #MeToo helped women like her speak out

Labour senator tells Parnell Summer School of being harassed as a waiter in London<p>7 minutes ago Updated: about a minute ago<p>Labour senator Ivana Bacik …

Jeremy Corbyn

Michelle Williams Discusses ‘All The Money In The World’ Pay Gap Controversy

'A private humiliation became a public turning point.'<p>Michelle Williams has discussed accidentally becoming a key player in Hollywood’s fight for …

Entertainment (UK)

Tarana Burke, Talib Kweli & Others React to R. Kelly's 'I Admit'

On Sunday, R. Kelly released “I Admit,” a song he hoped would clear the air surrounding allegations that he is a serial sexual abuser and his …

R. Kelly

Breanna Stewart Is What Life Looks Like After Declaring Yourself a Survivor

<b>Power is taking control</b> of your narrative. Power is telling your story to the world in hopes it can begin to help heal not just yourself but hundreds of thousands of people you may never meet. Breanna Stewart, forward for the WNBA's Seattle Storm, has done just that, courageously sharing her trauma …

Women's Sports

Anthony Anderson Under Investigation For Allegedly Assaulting a Woman

<i>Black-ish</i> star Anthony Anderson is under criminal investigation by the LAPD for allegedly assaulting a woman who catered an event that the actor put …

African-American News

“Me Too” founder Tarana Burke is joining Match Group’s new sexual assault advisory board

The dating world has changed, and as more people meet via dating apps and online services, more predators are using the sites, too. Back in 2011, Match.com settled a lawsuit with a woman who claimed she was sexually assaulted by a fellow member of the site. While Match posts safety tips for online …

Comedy Central

I'm Woke. Now What: Tarana Burke, Symone Sanders, Tamika Mallory & Luvvie Ajayi Discuss The Work Ahead In The Fight For Social Change

In a layered conversation about intersectionality and what’s next in continuing the fight for social change, activists Tarana Burke, Symone Sanders, …

Women of Color

Welcome To The Dancery: Mary J. Blige Hosts Epic Brunch At ESSENCE Fest

1 of 22 Michael Rowe<p>Mary J. Blige Brunch<p>2 of 22 Michael Rowe<p>Missy Elliot and Mary J Blige<p>3 of 22 Michael Rowe<p>MC Lyte<p>4 of 22 Michael Rowe<p>Tarana Burke<p>5 …

Mary J. Blige

#MeToo’s Tarana Burke: You can’t plan a movement, but you can be prepared

CANNES — #MeToo creator Tarana Burke said at the Cannes Lions “you can’t plan” a movement, but you can be prepared.<p>She began using the phrase in 2006 …

Harvey Weinstein

Harriet Tubman read by Tarana Burke by Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls: The Podcast - Listen to music

Harriet Tubman

Gretchen Carlson, Tarana Burke to talk #MeToo at Cannes Lions

In a year in which #MeToo shook the entertainment and media industries, the toxic culture facing women in advertising and the steps needed to change …

Cannes Lions

#MeToo with Ashley Judd, Ronan Farrow and Tarana Burke

To find out how to stop sexual harassment at work, Adam talks with three powerful voices of the #MeToo movement: its founder Tarana Burke, Pulitzer …

Sexual Harassment

Harriet Tubman read by Tarana Burke

Harriet Tubman

Tarana Burke on Launching Social Platform for #MeToo (VIDEO)

EBONY caught up with Me Too founder Tarana Burke at the 23rd Annual Champion Awards Gala (May 15) and discussed the online platform the activist will …

Tarana Burke

‘Me Too’ Founder Tarana Burke Shares Journey Of A Phrase Turned Movement

<b>Follow CBSPHILLY</b> Facebook | Twitter<i>PHILADELPHIA (CBS)</i> — At the heart of two powerful words that propelled men and women to speak up about their …

Me Too movement

Tarana Burke Retells the Story of Harriet Tubman on the Rebel Girls Podcast

In fairytales, women are often damsels to be saved or witches to be defeated. Not so in <i>Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls,</i> the bestselling books that …

Harriet Tubman

Tarana Burke Says R. Kelly’s Victims Are Ignored Because They Are Black And Brown Girls

Activist Tarana Burke believes that R. Kelly has been able to survive legal and public prosecution for decades, despite public knowledge of his …

R. Kelly

“That is a power base ”: #MeToo founder Tarana Burke tells Trevor Noah survivors are just getting started

On the day when copiously alleged sexual predator Harvey Weinstein was indicted for rape among other crimes, <i>The Daily Show</i>’s Trevor Noah asked Tarana …

Trevor Noah

Tarana Burke, Founder of #MeToo Movement - The Changing of #MeToo In The Media

Me Too movement

Tarana Burke of #MeToo movement to speak at Allied Media Conference

Tarana Burke, founder of the #MeToo movement, will speak at the Detroit Film Theatre June 15 at 6:30 p.m. as the keynoter for the Allied Media …

Me Too movement

The Daily Show with Trevor Noah - Extended - May 30, 2018 - Tarana Burke

President Trump pushes a wild conspiracy theory to discredit the FBI, Fox News pundits react to Roseanne Barr's racist tweet, and Tarana Burke …


Tarana Burke, Founder of #MeToo Movement - Sexual Assault In The Black Community

Me Too movement

Tarana Burke - Working to End Sexual Violence Through the Me Too Movement - Extended Interview - The Daily Show with Trevor Noah (Video Clip)

Founder of the Me Too movement Tarana Burke shares her reaction to the indictment of Harvey Weinstein in New York and discusses her efforts to put an …


#MeToo Movement Founder Gives Commencement Speech at University of Pennsylvania

May 14, 2018<p>University of Pennsylvania Commencement Address<p>Tarana Burke, the founder of the #MeToo movement, gave the commencement address to 2018 …

University of Pennsylvania

Harvey Weinstein’s arrest ‘isn’t what the #MeToo movement is about,’ Tarana Burke says

#MeToo founder Tarana Burke said disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein’s arrest is vindication for his accusers and survivors of sexual violence, …

Harvey Weinstein

Tarana Burke Says Harvey Weinstein Arrest Is A Big Win For #MeToo

Before fallen movie mogul <b>Harvey Weinstein</b> rolled up to the New York City Police Department Friday morning to turn himself in, <b>Tarana Burke</b>, the …

Harvey Weinstein

#MeToo Founder Tarana Burke Demands DJ Stop Playing R. Kelly's Music During TV Industry Party

Tarana Burke was at a party mixing and mingling with celebrities, but that did not stop her from literally muting R. Kelly.According to Page Six, the …

Television Industry

#MeToo Founder Tarana Burke Commands DJ to Stop Spinning R. Kelly Song

<p>A Harlem party for TVs upfronts Sunday night featured a host of celebrities guests dancing the night away. But when the DJ began playing R. Kelly, …

R. Kelly

#MeToo activist Tarana Burke tells DJ to turn off R. Kelly song

#MeToo activist Tarana Burke, who started the movement before it was a hashtag, was a happy guest at entertainment lawyers Nina Shaw and Gordon …

Tiffany Haddish