After a woman pseudonymously named “Grace” accused comedian Aziz Ansari of sexual assault last week, it took less than 24 hours for the victim blaming to begin: spearheaded, of course, by none other than reactionary, conservative and uncritical voices at the New York Times and the Atlantic. In a babe.net exposé, Grace detailed a painful, […]
A Tennessee megachurch pastor lashed out at critics who shamed congregants for cheering after his colleague admitted to sexually assaulting a teenage girl decades ago. Andy Savage apologized earlier this month to his congregation at Highpoint Church after news reports revealed the woman’s...
50 YEARS OF WAGING WAR AGAINST THE VERY IDEA, AND NOW.... America Needs More Gentlemen: All the stories we’ve read the past few months about predators—not those accused of rape and sexual assault, which are crimes, but of general piggishness, grabbiness, manipulation and power games—have a common thread. The men involved were […]
We are still in the era of #MeToo and #TimesUp when it comes to outing sexual harassment, assault and disparity in Hollywood and it too center stage again at the 24th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at The Shrine Auditorium on January 21, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. Our Bellyitch Bumpwatch alum Kristen Bell was the... Read More »
A string of robberies and at least one sexual assault in Dallas tied to the gay social app Grindr are being investigated as hate crimes, police report, NBC DFW reports: The department is investigating a series of assaults that happened...Show More Summary
Pastor Andy Savage took a leave of absence from Memphis' Highpoint Church after details about a sexual assault he committed came to light.This weekend, his colleague criticized bloggers for being "so hateful" towards them.
Vungle has had a rocky few months. The mobile video ad company was thrown into crisis in October when its founder and CEO, Zain Jaffer, left after being arrested on charges that he sexually assaulted a child. Rick Tallman, chief operating officer, was appointed the new CEO, and while the whole staff was stunned at […]
As embattled actor James Franco faces an outburst of sexual misconduct allegations from five women, sister-in-law Allison Brie, married to brother Dave Franco, is walking a narrow tightrope between condemning sexual harassment and supporting her family. Show More Summary
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A New York teacher, married to a sheriff’s deputy, is accused of performing oral sex on one of her teen students. She was arrested and faces charges of criminal sexual assault and endangering a child. Dori Myers, 29, is a social studies teacher at The New School for Leadership and the Arts in Kingsbridge, New York, according to The Sun. Show More Summary
The Michigan State University Board of Trustees are supporting the school president Lou Anna Simon amid calls for her resignation due to the Larry Nassar sexual assault investigation.
“Every friend that I know has a story like mine.”
Halsey took the stage at the 2018 Women’s March on Saturday (January 20) in New York City. The poem describes Halsey‘s terrifying experiences with sexual assault in her past. “He’s taken to forcing me down on my knees / And I’m confused ’cause he’s hurting me while he says please / And he’s only a [...]
The singer’s poem includes a description of being assaulted as a child
PEGGY NOONAN: America Needs More Gentlemen. Here is why we’re discussing this. All the stories we’ve read the past few months about predators—not those accused of rape and sexual assault, which are crimes, but of general piggishness, grabbiness, manipulation and power games—have a common thread. The men involved were not gentlemen. They acted as if […]
Halsey has a message for Donald Trump... "Watch my Fing speech!" The singer delivered a rousing, emotional, profound poem Saturday at the Women's March in New York City... a very personal speech about sexual assault. We got her at ...
Democratic New Hampshire Rep. Annie Kuster says she's bringing the survivor of a high profile sexual assault case with her to the State of the Union. Kuster has announced plans … Click to Continue »
"I'm down with #MeToo. I'm not down with #MeCarthyism. Something is way off when Senator Kirsten Gillibrand can go unchallenged saying 'when we start having to talk about the differences between sexual assault and sexual harassment and...Show More Summary
New Jersey's First Lady revealed her sexual assault to scores of people gathered for the Women's March in Morristown.
A Michigan State University trustee is calling for the university president to resign over the school's handling of the sexual assault scandal involving former gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar. Trustee Mitch … Click to Continue »