A former executive of Fox News filed a lawsuit today against 21st Century Fox accusing the company of making him a scapegoat in its struggle with sexual harassment allegations. The New York Times reports: “Francisco Cortes, who was the vice...
Francisco Cortes, who was fired as vice president of Fox News Latino for allegedly sexually harassing Fox News contributor Tamara Holder, has filed a $48 million lawsuit against 21st Century Fox, claiming that he's been made a "scapegoat"...Show More Summary
An ex-Fox News Latino exec is suing parent company 21st Century Fox for slander, fraud and breach of contract, asking for $48 million.
Roger Ailes' reign at Fox News engendered numerous discrimination and harassment claims upon 21st Century Fox, but on Tuesday, the Rupert Murdoch company got hit with a different kind of lawsuit. This one comes from a television executive accused of sexually assaulting an on-air contributor. Show More Summary
Circa Survive’s Brendan Ekstrom couldn’t stand what he was seeing from the stage.
A lawsuit that stems from a previously agreed-upon sexual harassment settlement.
A former Fox News Latino executive filed a lawsuit against 21st Century Fox on Tuesday, claiming the organization violated the terms of a $2.5 million settlement awarded to a former Fox News employee who claims she was a victim of sexual...Show More Summary
The tech industry lives and dies by innovation and disruption, and it’s about time we applied the same philosophy to the culture as we do to the product. Addressing sexual harassment is the obvious part — it's illegal. Here’s the greater challenge: This industry that literally drives us into the future needs to move away from a culture that looks and acts so much like the past.
The breakout star of the acclaimed ‘80s-set Netflix series sat down with Marlow Stern to discuss her rise, creepy producers, and how wrestling helped her understand a Trump rally.
If you were around in the 1990s and early 2000s, you probably watched Friends on NBC. You might even own the entire series on DVD. Maybe you’ve watched it so many times through that you can quote almost every episode verbatim. Maybe you know it so well that when you play the Friends Scene It […]
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"The complaints — some anonymous — surfaced only after an internal dispute about whether the theater's latest production should have an intermission boiled over, angering many of the community volunteers the theater relies on to function. As anger over the theater board's oversight gained steam, MPR News interviewed these six people and one more who […]
A body double for Showtime star Ruth Wilson is suing the network for allegedly firing her after she reported sexual harassment.
The woman who body doubled for "The Affair" star Ruth Wilson was objectified and humiliated in front of the crew, and then fired for complaining about it... according to her lawsuit. Ashlynn Alexander filed suit against Showtime because…
A senior Roman Catholic priest in the Diocese of Orange sexually assaulted and harassed a female church employee last year at a prominent Irvine parish where he was placed despite a similar prior accusation, according to a lawsuit filed by the woman. Father Alex Kim is accused by his former assistant...
Uber SVP of Leadership and Strategy Frances Frei is optimistic about the future of Uber, despite the allegations of sexual harassment, greyballing and an executive accessing a rider’s medical records. In fact, Frei wears an Uber t-shirt...Show More Summary
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With companies like Uber under fire for cultures rampant with sexual harassment and reports uncovering gender discrimination in start-up funding, real estate dynamo Barbara Corcoran is looking to level the playing field. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
A Republican lawmaker in Iowa has called on one of his party's statehouse leaders to resign following the conclusion of a sexual harassment lawsuit filed by a former legislative aide. … Click to Continue »
ASPEN, Colorado — Niniane Wang, the CEO of Evertoon, has become the willing and very deliberate face of one of the several sexual harassment scandals that have been rocking Silicon Valley. And now she's calling on men, not just women,...Show More Summary